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Wienerstrasse, Graz

2nd Prize | Invited Competition

We were awarded 2nd Prize for the design of apartments in Graz. Our design aimed to create an urban symbosis by using the existing typology of a typical Grazer block development and adding new buildings that would form a perforated block edge enclosing a beautiful green center with open space that flows through, and connects neighbouring buildings.


Salzburger Landeskliniken

Construction underway ...


A ventilated facade made of anodised aluminium panels, some of which are folded out or flipped open with perforated elements.


Urban Future Global Conference 2018

City selected for the next Urban Future Global Conference

The URBAN FUTURE global conference is Europe's biggest event for sustainable cities and the World's largest meeting point of CityChangers. Thomas Pucher is founding partner of the conference. We are happy to announce that the next conference will be held in Vienna from 28 Febraury - 02 March 2018.


LWL Rehabilitation Clinic | Dortmund

Project Handover

Our project LWL Rehabilitation Clinic in Dortmund is completed. The compact structure fits harmoniously into the scenic surrounding of the hospital area, complimenting the existing pavillion structure and enhancing it through its compact combination.


Budapest Tower

Concept Design delivered

The office building is situated in the heart of Budapest, consisting of 23 office levels, retail areas on the ground floor and 3 levels of underground parking.


University of Graz Library

Construction Site



The construction of the new Karl-Franzens University Library in Graz has begun. View latest developments with our live camera.   


BUILD | Architectural Innovation Awards

Winner of the Architectural Innovation Awards 2017

The Awards have been put in place to highlight the work done by the talented designers, artists and visionaries whose talent and innovation have created tallking points that will span generations.


Green Campus Hamedan

Mixed-use development


Project development for Green Campus Hamedan consisting of 765,960 m² GFA in Iran has begun. In using the exisiting topography we created a waterfront surrounded by green city parks and buildings designed for community living.


Start of Construction

Buhnengasse | Graz 


Construction begins. On completion the project will consist of 25 apartments ranging between 30-95m² which offer light-filled rooms and generous living areas. Penthouses offer spectacular view overlooking the Grazer Schlossberg on the last floors of both buildings.



First large scale urban development project.

URBAN FUTURE projects is realizing the first large-scale urban development pilot project in the world that integrates visions, knowhow and bold ideas from many of the brightest minds when it comes to sustainable development.


Office Atrium, Graz

Building Approval for Atrium Office in Graz.

We are pleased to have recieved the building approval for one of our office projects in Graz, Austria.


Geramb Rose 2016


Awarded for Nikolaiplatz | Office Building


Atelier Thomas Pucher has been awarded the Geramb Rose for good building practices 2016. The award was givien for the the office building Nikolaiplatz in Graz, Austria in collaboration with Bramberger Architects.


Green Tower | Hamedan

Start of Design for the Green Tower in Hamedan, Iran

This mixed use building will be 250 meters high and have 60 levels which all rotate at 45 degrees creating terraces on each floor. 


Green Heart | Belgrade

LEEDS Gold Standard

The construction of Green Heart, a high-end office complex in Belgrade is due to start in June 2017.


Riedenburg under Construction

Urban development | Salzburg


Construction has begun with of one of the largest urban development in Salzburg.


The River - Jõekaare Residential Tower

The Video out now

Thomas Pucher will walk you through the design of Joekaare Towers in Tartu, Estland. Enjoy!



Innovative ideas for Social Housing


Our vision is to provide residents in Munich with a high-level quality of living and a sense of fullfillment.


Green Heart

Office Complex

Atelier Thomas Pucher and Gobli Bauengineering have been commissioned to design a high end office complex with 40 000m² in Belgrade, Serbia. The project will have the LEEDS gold standard. Start of construction is due 2017.


Das Paradies

1. Prize for Mixed Use Development in Graz, Austria

Atelier Thomas Pucher wins invited competition for the design of a new mixed use development. The winning design consists of a medical care centre, hotel, conference centre, housing and underground parking, spanning over an area of 17.000m² GFA.




New Cultural and Social Center for Graz


Atelier Thomas Pucher to design Reiningherz, the cultural and social center of the new Graz district Reininghaus.


Urban Future Global Conference 2016

The Video out now





Check out the video from the Urban Future Global Conference 2016 - Here


Mayors Conference in Graz

Thomas Pucher to speak at Mayors Conference in Graz

Thomas Pucher will give a lecture about the potential future of Graz to a selected audience of political rulers in Graz, Austria. 


Pucher Aspects




Pucher Aspects out now!


Send us an email if you would like to have one! 


Solar Cell Hamedan in Iran


Atelier Thomas Pucher to design a solar panel factory in Iran
Our office has been selected to be chief architect and general planner for a large scale solar panel factory in Iran. The production line is set up for a new generation of photovoltaic cells with remarkably higher efficiency than current standard cells. The design aims to incorporate  traditional building principles into a high tech building cluster.



Start of Construction for Green Tower approved


Atelier Thomas Puchers Green Tower will be the first Green Tower in Austria and is the first building to be built in Graz / Reininghaus. The mixed use 16 storey high-rise building with green roof and facade is the first of its kind in Austria. The vertical park is not only giving natural atmosphere to the inhabitants but also reduces CO2 emissions and island heating effects in the area.


Tourism Resort in Austria

Atelier Thomas Pucher partners in large scale Tourism Resort


Atelier Thomas Pucher initiated the development of a large scale tourism resort in Austria. Together with a team of international experts the office is responsible for the development, design and interior of the project.  


Estonian Housing Development

Contract signed for 3rd Phase -Tartu Joekaare Residential

The project is developed together with Estonian office 3+1 and will add more mid-prize / high quality apartments to this exceptional site at the Emajõgi river. 


Project Buhnengasse


Atelier Thomas Pucher's land-use plan for Buhnengasse Development has been approved 

The City of Graz has approved the land-use plan for the central Buhnengasse development in Graz. The design of the first two buildings has started within the perimeter and construction is due to start early 2017.


TEN Tower



Atelier Thomas Pucher's Ten Tower to be approved

Atelier Thomas Pucher's Ten Tower will be the second tower to be built in Graz, Reininghaus. The building has 104 apartments and micro lofts over 10 floor, all wrapped around a dramatic atrium with breathtaking stairs. Penthouses have two floors and pocket park gardens.


Office Tower in Bucharest

Atelier Thomas Pucher unveils design for Office Tower in Bucharest

Atelier Thomas Pucher and Gobli Bauengineering are working together on the development of a high end office tower at a strategic position in Bucharest, Romania. The 20 000m² LEEDS gold design creates a sense of place in a dynamic market and surrounding.



Atelier Thomas Pucher delivered tender documentation for Riedenburg, Salzburg

The project with a gross floor area of 11 000m² is the largest urban development in Salzburg at the time and was developed and designed in co-peration with Schwarzenbacher Struber Architects, Fally and Partner Architects and Agence Ter Landscape Architets. Start of construction is due in summer 2016.


MED Campus Linz

2. Prize in International Competition


We were awarded with 2nd Prize for the new Faculty of Medicine in Linz, Austria.


BG/BRG Sillgasse, Innsbruck

2. Prize in EU-wide Competition


Our office was awarded 2nd Prize for the new BG/BRG Sillgasse school in Innsbruck.



Start of Construction Work


High quality living spaces in the middle of Vienna. Date of completion 2017.


Job Vacancy

BIM Specialist in Revit

Our office in Graz is looking for a talented BIM specialist in Revit for a major project in Poland. Please apply with CV in German or English samples of your work (3.0Mb for emails) to


University of Graz Library

1. Prize in International Competition


Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the competition to design the main Library of the Karl Franzens University in Graz, Austria.


Partner to URBAN FUTURE Global Conference


City Changers shape their cities future

Thomas Pucher will become a leading partner to one of the largest meetings of City Changers. The conference will take place every 2 years in cities all over the world for 2 days, where more than 1,500 enthusiastic City Changers from 300+ cities in 50+ nations share their insight and experience in making cities more sustainable.


Pre-Certificate Platinum from DGNB (ÖGNI)

Viertel Zwei Rondo in Vienna submits for the pre-certificate Platinum from DGNB (ÖGNI)

IC Projektentwicklung submitted Atelier Thomas Pucher's project Viertel Zwei Rondo, for the platinum pre certification from the Austrian Society for Sustainable Real Estate (ÖGNI) DGNB for a city district in Austria.


Sinfonia Varsovia Concert Hall

Contract signed

In the presence of Mrs. Hanna Gronkiewicz-Waltz, President of the Capital City of Warsaw, the director of Sinfonia Varsovia Janusz Marynowski and Thomas Pucher signed the contract for the project implementation. (Photo: R. Motyl)


Tube Tower | Graz, Austria


Design for Tube Tower unveiled. 

Atelier Thomas Pucher's Tube tower will be the third tower to be built in Graz / Reininghaus consisiting of 110.000m2 mixed use space. The concept demonstrates how the quality of penthouses with large terraces can be spread over an entire tower.   


Franz-Josef- Kai | Vienna

First Prize | Invited competition

Atelier Thomas Pucher won an invited competition for the design and re-use os a 1960s office building in Vienna. The design seeks to take advantage of the site and the slender concrete structure of the times, creating a fine upmarket destination for urban apartments.     


Salzburg Hospital Laboratory

Groundbreaking Ceremony

The Laboratory is part of the extension of the Salzburg Hospital, which has a gross floor area of 89 000m². The 11 600m² Laboratory is due for completition in 2018.


Campus Masterplan

Masterplan for Salzburger Landesklinken Campus Area

Atelier Thomas Pucher and Rajek Barosch Landscape Architects presented the Masterplan for all public areas on the Campus area along Müllner Hauptstrasse. The task was not only to strengthen the historic axis in the area but also open it to new developments now and in the future. The concept reacts to this by turning the historic boulevard from main road into a car-free boulevard and combines this with a flexible strategy of adding smaller scaled pocket parks along axis.


Egger Business Talk

Lecture on Future Cities

More and more people are moving to cities for employment and prosperity but are looking for the quality of life from the country-side. By designing intelligent living concepts using forest facades, co-sharing, space optimization we begin to lay the foundation of Future cities for the generations to come.


BR3 Germany

1. Prize in International Competition


Kadawittfeldarchitektur and Atelier Thomas Pucher has won 1. Prize for the Bavarian Broadcasting based in Munich, Germany.


Café Promenade

Grand Opening of Café Promenade


This february took place the Grand Opening of Café Promenade under a unique new identity.


Multi-Storey car park for Salzburg



Salzburg celebrated the end of construction for the new car park. Eleven levels of above-ground parking will accomodate 1.250 cars.


Above the Clouds


Construction in China due to Start Now

Construction starts at the 260.000m² apartment destination near Hong Kong. When finished the project will consist of residential areas, commercial space, a hotel and a sport center.


Amstetten School Campus Completed


Inauguration of the New Campus

At the beginning of the school year we delivered one of the most innovative school campuses in Austria.


Multi-storey Car Park in Salzburg


Topping Out Ceremony

We celebrated the topping out of our 35.360m² car park. It offers space for 1.250 vehicles.


Villa-Style Apartments

Design approved for housing development in St.Gallen, Switzerland

The commission complimented the fine sense of the design and the delicate integration into the existing natural setting. The design aims to create a dense, yet open arrangement of cubes which are inhabited by villa-style apartments.


LWL - Green Healing


Start of construction in Dortmund.

The laying of the foundation stone marked the beginning of construction of the LWL Clinic in Dortmund, Germany .


Vienna Viertel Zwei Plus

1. Prize in an Invited Competition in Vienna

Atelier Thomas Pucher won first prize for seven luxury apartment towers in the centre of Vienna. When completed the project will have a total floor area of 23.500m².


Reininghaus Goes Smart

1. Prize in an Invited Competition in Graz, Austria

Atelier Thomas Pucher won the urban and architectural competition for the first district of Graz major new development. The total gross floor area of 105.000m² will be designed and constructed within the next 10 years.


Housing Competition in Salzburg

Winner of the Northern Part of the Riedenburg Housing Competition in Salzburg

At a very important entrance to the city of Salzburg Atelier Thomas Pucher proposed a new Plaza and has been commissioned to design the adjacent buildings.


Lusail Sails

Luxurious Apartment Towers at the Sea.

Atelier Thomas Pucher was commissioned to design a luxurious apartment development in Doha, Qatar. When finished the project will consist of six slim-fit towers, each containing a splendour artrium and generous view over the sea. The project size approximates 95.000m² of gross floor area.


Best Architects 14





Atelier Thomas Pucher won the award for the Best Architects 2014 with the project Welcome Tower, Graz, Austria.


Living In Waltendorf


Atelier Thomas Pucher won first prize with the invited competition for the design of a residential building in Waltendorf, Graz.


Andreas Hofer Platz

Atelier Thomas Pucher won first prize for the invited competition for Andreas Hofer Platz, Graz, Austria.     



Lecture in Beijing, China

Thomas Pucher will deliver a lecture in Beijing, China.
Thomas Pucher will deliver a lecture at the Jin Mao Palace, Beijing, at 13 o'clock on May 19th. He was invited as a guest speaker at the founding cerimony of the China International Luxury Property Alliance.


WAN Awards 2011

Atelier Thomas Pucher shortlisted for WAN Awards 2011
Atelier Thomas Pucher was shortlisted for the WAN Residential Awards 2011 with the project Tartu Rebase Street


Best Architect 13




Atelier Thomas Pucher won the award for the Best Architects 2013 with the project Villa SK, Graz, Austria.


Amstetten School Campus

Ground-breaking ceremony
Wednesday, February 1st 2012 is the ground-breaking ceremony for the new Amstetten School Campus. This event will count with the presence of the mayor of Amstetten and the governor of Lower Austria. Thomas Pucher will personally present the project to the public. The construction will commence in the following week.


LKH Salzburg

1st prize in International Competition in Austria
Atelier Thomas Pucher is the final winner of the international competition for the new Regional Hospital in the City of Salzburg, Austria. The design process of the first phase of the 89.000m? building complex has just started and construction work is due to start in summer 2013.


The Italian Plaza

3rd prize in invited competition
Atelier Thomas Pucher won 3rd prize in the invited competition for Wimmer Medien Business Centre and Urban Development in Linz, Austria.


Peter-Rosegger Nursing Home

3rd prize in Invited Competition in Austria
Atelier Thomas Pucher won the third prize in the invited competition for the new Peter-Rosegger Nursing Home in Graz, Austria.


Best Architect 12

Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the Best Architects 12 award for NIK Office Building.


Vaikuse Aed - The Garden of Silence

1st prize in International Competition in Estonia
Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the international competition for the Tallinn Music School, Ballet School and Georg Otsa Music School in Estonia.


Sinfonia Varsovia

1st prize in International Competition in Warsaw
Atelier Thomas Pucher has been announced the winner of the prestigeous international competition for the New Philharmonic Hall of the world-renown Orchestra Sinfonia Varsovia. The project will be built in the Praga District in Warsaw and will help urbanising this district. One of the main features of the project is a fairy tale public park, the other is the main concert hall - where we developed a completely new concept for philharmonic halls.


Fischer von Erlach

Thomas Pucher and Alfred Bramberger have been awarded the Austrian Fischer von Erlach Prize 2010 for the NIK office building in Graz.


Best Architect 11

Atelier Thomas Pucher has won the Best Architect 11 award for Tartu Rebase Street.



Design for EUROSPAR in the centre of Graz unveiled
Thomas Pucher presented the design for the new EUROSPAR market in the basement of Kastner und ?hler department store. The market shall become Styria's leading store in this building which is due to undergo a total reorganization by Spanish architects Nieto Sobejano.


Villa S-K

Villa S-K nears completion.


Graz Reininghaus Masterplan

Masterplan for Graz Reininghaus completed
Atelier Thomas Pucher finished the Masterplan for the Reininghaus site in Graz. The plan defines the basic parameters for the development of the 100hect. site. The area shall become the future centre of the western part of Graz which inhabits around 100.000 people at present.

The project was awarded the first prize in an international tender procurement and already passed the City Council approval.


Zentralschule Amstetten

1st prize at international competition in Austria / green building
Atelier Thomas Pucher has won 1st prize in the open international competition for a central school complex in Amstetten, Austria. The building will be rated "green-building" according to the green building code of Lower Austria. Start of construction will be early 2011.



Honourable Mention at international ideas competition in Denmark
Our groundbreaking concept for the National Museum of Natural History in Copenhagen has been awarded.


Yeosu Expo

Honourable Mention at international competition for EXPO 2012 in Yeosu, South Korea

We merged the organisation of a building with the conditions of water - to form a giant waterfall in the sea. The waterfall is energized by the power of the ocean and the sun. It forms a single eco system and needs no additional supply - The worlds first self sustainable waterfall.


SPAR Gamlitz

SPAR-supermarket in Gamlitz has been inaugurated. The building finished in time and budget.


Invitation to Riyadh

We have been selected to participate in the competition for the new headquarter building of SAMBA group, Saudi Arabias largest bank. Amongst our competitors for the 100.000m² tower we found Foster and Partners, Zaha Hadid and SOM.



1st prize at invited competition
Atelier Thomas Pucher and Bramberger [architects] win invited competition for high-class housing development in Graz. Start of construction will be 2010.



1st prize at invited competition
Atelier Thomas Pucher in cooperation with bramberger [architects] wins invited competition for the new Saubermacher headquarter in Graz, Austria. The jury was impressed by the functional clarity and inviting atmosphere. The building should be finished in October 2010.


Tartu Art Factory

1st prize at invited competition in Tartu, Estonia
Atelier Thomas Pucher has won its second major competition in Tartu, Estonia. The Art Factory development is housed on the site of a former brewery-plant. On a gross floor area of 26.000m? a multi-functional development comprising galleries, offices, shopping facilities and apartments shall be designed until 2012. Large emphasizing has been laid on the soft yet intensive combination of all different utilizations.


Organization Of Islamic Conference

Approval of Schematic Design
12design&engineering has been officially approved the Schematic Design for the OIC Headquarter in Jeddah, KSA. The design has been delivered 4 weeks earlier than scheduled. Building Start is now expected in September 2009.


12 design and engineering


12 design and engineering ZT GmbH has been founded by architectural offices Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger architects and structural engineers Thomas Lorenz ZT GmbH & Peter Mandl ZT GmbH for General Planning of international large scale projects.


Welcome Tower

60´s redesign at Central Station, Graz
Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger architects have signed the contract to redesign a 60´s office building at the central station of Graz. The 12.000m² building will also be the new home for our own office up from June 2008. One highlight of the building will be a bar with an outdoor pool on the rooftop.



1st prize at invited competition in Graz

Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger architects won first prize in the competition for an office building in the centre of Graz. The project is situated at an urbanistically important site where it seeks to transform an unclear urban situation into a precise setting for the next decades. Realisation is planed within 2008.


Town Hall, Riyadh

2nd prize at invited Competition
The joint venture between Atelier Thomas Pucher and
Zuhair Fayez Partnership in the invited competition for the New Municipality Building in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia attained us a second prize. 25 participants have been invited for the 75.000m? building.


O.I.C. Headquarter, Jeddah

Agreement on General Planning
We are proud to announce that O.I.C. Secretery-General, H.E. Prof. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, the Ministry of Finance of Saudi Arabia and Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger architects have reached an agreement on the general planning of the new headquarter. Our team will be accompanied by the Saudi Arabian consultant firm Zuhair Fayez Partnership.


The First City

Honourable Mention for Atelier Thomas Pucher in South Korea
Atelier Thomas Pucher has reiceived a honourable mention in the competition for the first district of the New Administrative Multifunctional City (MACC). The project presents an impressive vision of how to combine city and nature to the maximum extend. However the Korean developers decided not to go for such a positiv future and selected a more commonplace project for the first prize.


Tartu Rebase Street

1st prize at invited competition in Tartu, Estonia
Atelier Thomas Pucher & Bramberger architects have won the invited competition for the Tartu Rebase Street housing development. 9 towers with 444 appartments on a gross floor area of nearly 30.000m? shall be developed on a prestigeous site in Estonias second largest city. The aim of the project is to provide each appartment the splendour of a single villa and combine this with a sophisticated ecological energy system.
Building starts in january 2007.


Estonian National Museum

3rd prize at international competition
Among 109 entries Atelier Thomas Pucher wins 3rd prize at the international competition for the new Estonian National Museum in Tartu, Estonia. The award winning ceremony will take place on Jan.16th, 2006 in Tartu.


Yeon Meong, South Korea

Second Tier Prize at international competition
Among 121 participants Atelier Thomas Pucher wins Second Tier Prize in the international competition for building a completely new city in South Korea: The Multifunctional Administrative City with a projected population of 500.000.


EFKON office building

1st prize at invited competition
Atelier Thomas Pucher in cooperation with bramberger [architects] wins invited competition for EFKON headquarter-office building in Graz. Building should start as soon as possible...