Exhibition "Architecture and Passive House Standard in Austria"

The aim of the exhibition is to show the compatibility of the building quality standard "Passive House-Standard" with the requirements of the best architectural design with well-chosen examples and explanations. In this way these Austrian cultural and technical achievements shall be made more public.

Short Description




The contents of the exhibition are new built example of best architectonical quality in passive house-standard. Additional to their visual reception, buildings shall be explained in their technical layout and conception. Therefore plans (groundplans, sections, cross-sections of facades and details) and concepts of the technical equipment are included. Beside these aspects also the typology of different use are shown (flats, office-buildings and buildings of special use).

The exhibitions wants to reach all actors in the field of buildingproduction, buildingmaintainance, -management a.s.o., who are not yet familiar with the Passive Housestandard or who are not satisfied about the compatibility of high architectonical quality and Passive House-standard. To reach a larger group of people, the texts of the panels are in English and German.

Project Partners

Project management

Dr. Peter Nigst
Fachhochschule Kärnten, Carinthia University of Applied Sciences (CUAS)

Project or cooperation partner

  • Atelier Adolph STILLER

Contact Address

Carinthia University of Applied Sciences (CUAS)
Dr. Peter Nigst
Villacher Straße 1, A-9800 Spittal a. d. Drau
Tel.: +43 (0)5 90500-1119
Fax: +43 (0)5 90500-1110
E-Mail: p.nigst@fh-kaernten.at
Web: www.fh-kaernten.at