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Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Duration : 2017-07-01 - 2017-10-31

Based on the genesis of the landscape with the central area Steinbruch Mühldorf and Schloss Hainfeld, the study investigates, analyzes and presents the landscape-typological qualities of the area in the context of the large-scale landscape of the southernmost Styrian highlands (Vulkanland). The arm is to develop the landscape qualities over the following levels, In order to formulate the following development potentials. In this sense, the study provides a decision-making basis for further spatial developments from the point of view of landscape planning and landscape architecture
Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Duration : 2017-05-17 - 2017-12-16

Changes in society show different demands for public spaces. The latest stream of refugees into Austria confronted the population, adminsitration and government with an augmented diversity and a lack of knowledge about the refugees (Buber-Ennser et al., 2016). There is a equvalent gap of insight about the use of public spaces by asylum seekers and aknowledged refugees; this is crucial as public space holds a key function for social cohesion and integration (Dangschat, 2000). It is important to explore the impact on public spaces by different uses and users around homes of asylum seekers and adress conflicts as well as potentials. The study will contain qualitative interviews on site to deliver criteria for situating homes and isntitutions for primary help.
Research project (§ 26 & § 27)
Duration : 2017-03-10 - 2017-11-09

For public bodies in order to decide upon approving installations in public space a concept is elaborated for the whole city. It will specify which installations can be admitted in which spaces. Main argument lying behind these decisions is the deign and perception of open spaces. The basis for this is the catalogue (Simply Decide) which was elaborated by ILA for the City Department of Architecture and urabn Design. For this concept exmples of other cities will be analysed. Method is digital data genereation, mapping and exemplary tests on site.

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