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Meeting Space for Magna

Meeting Space provides an immersive experience for the User directly on the shop floor, by combining the spatial setting with embedded high-technology and…


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Creativity Space for Magna

"Creativity Space" should operate as an attractor - „brainstorm of ideas“ - a place where all workers and employees have a chance to submit their ideas,…


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Social Space for Magna

Social Space as multi-functional environments with coffee house flair and embedded technology.


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Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm. I’ll never forget the conversation with…


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Factory Showroom for Magna

The design focuses on the company's achievement and revolves a view behind the scenes - showing the art of car making.


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Two Bridges for Qilihe River

The design of two bridges has been based on local history and culture of Nanjing. Both designs have their own focus, but the overall design philosophy is…


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Office Space for Magna Factory

Office design for one of the worldwide leaders in the car manufacturing industry “Magna Steyr” in Graz. New office spaces are smart environments responsive to…


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Active House

This project emphasizes the performative aspects of the design process. This means that the formal and functional optimization, with focus on only significant…


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Office Space for ATP

Design for new offices – specially adapted to integrated design processes.


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Meeting Space for Jaguar Land Rover

This project is a follow-up of Meeting Space for Magna in Graz. Jaguar Land Rover considering equipping their new…

Meeting Space for Magna

Meeting Space provides an immersive experience for the User directly on the shop floor, by combining the spatial…

Creativity Space for Magna

"Creativity Space" should operate as an attractor - „brainstorm of ideas“ - a place where all workers and employees…

Social Space for Magna

Social Space as multi-functional environments with coffee house flair and embedded technology.

Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm.…

Factory Showroom for Magna

The design focuses on the company's achievement and revolves a view behind the scenes - showing the art of car making.

Two Bridges for Qilihe River

The design of two bridges has been based on local history and culture of Nanjing. Both designs have their own focus,…

Office Space for Magna Factory

Office design for one of the worldwide leaders in the car manufacturing industry “Magna Steyr” in Graz. New office…

Active House

This project emphasizes the performative aspects of the design process. This means that the formal and functional…

Office Space for ATP

Design for new offices – specially adapted to integrated design processes.

Campus Biel “Fun Palace”

The "Fun Palace" is a spatial vision for integrative thought that includes timber construction, flexibility of use,…

Beijing Education Center

“International Education Centre” in Beijing is an spatial experience not only for learning and sports, but also for…

RPS

Interactive Public Sound Environment (IPSE)

Interactive Public Sound Environment (IPSE) is a site-specific performative spatial environment integrating…

Innovation Tower

The design of the “Innovation Tower” (7 Bamboo Groves) gathers disparate programmatic, physical, and infrastructural…

Vision for AUDI

ORTLOS has been commissioned to develop a vision for the innovative environment supporting the future car development,…

Smart City

ZERO WASTE CITY, ZERO CARBON CITY through Active Urban Landscape. Active Buildings. Active Living.

Responsive Public Space

Responsive Public Space (RPS) is a performative spatial environment integrating audio-visual composition responsive to…

City Lab

City Lab – a mixed reality-based space module – is an instrument for creative networked collaboration, designed for…


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Meeting Space for Magna

Meeting Space provides an immersive experience for the User directly on the shop floor, by…

Creativity Space for Magna

"Creativity Space" should operate as an attractor - „brainstorm of ideas“ - a place where all…

Social Space for Magna

Social Space as multi-functional environments with coffee house flair and embedded technology.

Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to…

Factory Showroom for Magna

The design focuses on the company's achievement and revolves a view behind the scenes - showing the…

Two Bridges for Qilihe River

The design of two bridges has been based on local history and culture of Nanjing. Both designs have…

Office Space for Magna Factory

Office design for one of the worldwide leaders in the car manufacturing industry “Magna Steyr” in…

Active House

This project emphasizes the performative aspects of the design process. This means that the formal…

Office Space for ATP

Design for new offices – specially adapted to integrated design processes.

Campus Biel “Fun Palace”

The "Fun Palace" is a spatial vision for integrative thought that includes timber construction,…

Beijing Education Center

“International Education Centre” in Beijing is an spatial experience not only for learning and…

RPS

Interactive Public Sound Environment (IPSE)

Interactive Public Sound Environment (IPSE) is a site-specific performative spatial environment…

Innovation Tower

The design of the “Innovation Tower” (7 Bamboo Groves) gathers disparate programmatic, physical,…

Vision for AUDI

ORTLOS has been commissioned to develop a vision for the innovative environment supporting the…

Smart City

ZERO WASTE CITY, ZERO CARBON CITY through Active Urban Landscape. Active Buildings. Active Living.

Responsive Public Space

Responsive Public Space (RPS) is a performative spatial environment integrating audio-visual…

City Lab

City Lab – a mixed reality-based space module – is an instrument for creative networked…

Roma Art

Design for European Roma Exhibition in Strasbourg. A wooden structure, a "3D line in space" based…

Tarnschriften

The subject of camouflaged writings is counted to the genre of “literature disguised”. This form is…

F.U.T.U.R.

Good news: ORTLOS and FormInGrün won the PEPMAC competition in category "Air to Surface" with the…

Responsive Open Space Laboratory

ROS Laboratory @ Dom im Berg, Graz Do, 21. Juni 2012 18.00-20.00 Öffnen des Kunstlabors nach…

Urban Eco-System

Project Urban Eco-System is focused on understanding how cities work as ecological system and how…

Active House N

This project emphasizes the performative aspects of the design process. This means that the formal…

ORTLOS iPhone App released

Gandis is iPhone application which supports energy-efficient planning of buildings in a very early…

Bags UrbanNomad

ORTLOS City Nomad „Every Day“ – bags for „Urban Nomads“ with enough place for laptop, charger,…

lighThing

The Lighthing is an art piece and light object at the same time. The object is a combination of…

iThink released on iTunes

iThink Reader has been released on Apple's iTunes Store. iThink is an intelligent semantic…

iThink Reader

iThink is an intelligent e-reading platform, which not only enables the reading of e-books, but…

ORTLOS in ORF

Sensitive Space

“Sensitive Space” is a prototype for the space which goes beyond the imagination, and it is build…

Big green splash

Main concept for office complex in Marghera is to design light ecological sustainable architecture…

Centre for promotion of Science

The design embraces the networked approach on several levels. Conceptually, the networks are…

Green Tower

This study for a tower building explores issues of energy-efficiency and green building for a…

Kunsthaus Graz

cultural spheres / cultural context / why everything becomes a wrapping / a cover / a cloth /…

Ortlos in Back Cover

Book Launch & Panel Discussion

Book announcement and panel discussion "The Emergence of Networked Design and Thinking"- Thursday 3…

Nursing Home for Elderly

Nursing Home for Elderly. The concept for the nursing home was to create a homely environment for…

iPhone and iPad Developer

ORTLOS is looking to hire iPad and iPhone developers for our upcoming projects. You’ll be working…

ORTLOS Lecture @ Bartlett UCL

6.30pm Wednesday 19th January 2011 /G01/2/3, Bartlett School of Architecture, Wates House,22 Gordon…

Fitness Centre + Hotel

The scheme includes establishment of local business and town center with following features:…

ORTLOS in Second Life

Ortlos in Second Life was established to critically examine the possibilites of the ”virtual…

ORTLOS @ Culture Lab Newcastle

Lunch Bites, 18/01/11 12:30: ORTLOS. Lunch Bites is a series of hour-long lunchtime conversations,…

Exhibition “Performative Networked Design” @ AFC London

11 January – 3 March , ACF London // The exhibition shows recent works by ORTLOS including…

inSPACEin

inSPACEin is an architecturally formulated information-communication environment.

Media City Conference

Nick’s Cave Trailer

A story about mid-thirties person who decides to withdraw himself to self build virtual cave.

Demo House

Because of its high symmetry, the cube is a regular polytype, and has an excellent SA/V ratio. Two…

The Thing & The Wing

“The Thing and The Wing” symbolizes a state of mobility, distortion and flows, a certain mood and a…

Restaurant Mangolds

Based on the most important image carrier of restaurant "Mangolds", the food, which is fresh, light…

Castle Guesthouse

EXPO 08

Hong Kong

Our proposal is based on the idea of the city, which is all over you at the same time: up and down,…

Urban Park

A green grove is the poetic offer of an enchanting new site design for the city of La Paz, Bolivia.…

ANDI – A New Digital Instrument

A.N.D.I. (A New Digital Instrument), is an open source software development project dedicated to…

The Grand Egyptian Museum

The project for the GrandEgyptianMuseum in Giza, Egypt attempts to present and visualize the…

Golem Reloaded

The aim of this installation is to express and expose a model for innovative forms of living and…

Digital Library

We developed the notion of reading and walking, or walking and reading, as the conceptual…

ORTLOS @ La Biennale, Venice

The conception of our installation for the exhibition of the 7th International Architecture…

ORTLOS @ Bartlett

Competitions

All the competition projects which don't have their own project page are now summarized here.


Blog Editorial

Factory Showroom for Magna

The design focuses on the company's achievement and revolves a view behind the scenes - showing the art of car making.

Two Bridges for Qilihe River

The design of two bridges has been based on local history and culture of Nanjing. Both designs have their own focus, but the overall design philosophy is consistent.

Office Space for Magna Factory

Office design for one of the worldwide leaders in the car manufacturing industry “Magna Steyr” in Graz. New office spaces are smart environments responsive to the User

Campus Biel “Fun Palace”

The "Fun Palace" is a spatial vision for integrative thought that includes…

Beijing Education Center

“International Education Centre” in Beijing is an spatial experience not only…

RPS

Interactive Public Sound Environment (IPSE)

Interactive Public Sound Environment (IPSE) is a site-specific performative…

Innovation Tower

The design of the “Innovation Tower” (7 Bamboo Groves) gathers disparate…

Vision for AUDI

ORTLOS has been commissioned to develop a vision for the innovative environment…

Smart City

ZERO WASTE CITY, ZERO CARBON CITY through Active Urban Landscape. Active…


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Competitions

All the competition projects which don't have their own project page are now summarized here.


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ORTLOS @ La Biennale, Venice

The conception of our installation for the exhibition of the 7th International Architecture Exhibition 2000, La Biennale in Venice, with the working title of Less Aesthetics More Ethics", is a…


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Meeting Space for Jaguar Land Rover

This project is a follow-up of Meeting Space for Magna in Graz. Jaguar Land Rover considering equipping their new…


Meeting Space for Magna

Meeting Space provides an immersive experience for the User directly on the shop floor, by combining the spatial…


Creativity Space for Magna

"Creativity Space" should operate as an attractor - „brainstorm of ideas“ - a place where all workers and employees…


Social Space for Magna

Social Space as multi-functional environments with coffee house flair and embedded technology.


Trust in your intuitions

When you are alone for days or weeks at a time, you eventually become drawn to people. Talking to randos is the norm.…


Factory Showroom for Magna

The design focuses on the company's achievement and revolves a view behind the scenes - showing the art of car making.


Two Bridges for Qilihe River

The design of two bridges has been based on local history and culture of Nanjing. Both designs have their own focus,…


Office Space for Magna Factory

Office design for one of the worldwide leaders in the car manufacturing industry “Magna Steyr” in Graz. New office…


Active House

This project emphasizes the performative aspects of the design process. This means that the formal and functional…


Office Space for ATP

Design for new offices – specially adapted to integrated design processes.


Campus Biel “Fun Palace”

The "Fun Palace" is a spatial vision for integrative thought that includes timber construction, flexibility of use,…


Beijing Education Center

“International Education Centre” in Beijing is an spatial experience not only for learning and sports, but also for…