Andreas Rumpfhuber, Michael Klein: Modelling Vienna

16 × 24 cm • 384 pp • softcover, thread sewn • publisher: Turia+Kant

A monograph of the imaginary architects collective __, it focuses on their works on public and social housing in Vienna. The book is divided into three sections – first, an outline of the practice of the collective; second, the history of social housing in Vienna which is followed by a compendium of work made by __.

__’s projects are interventions in current economic discourses related to the concept of scarcity. __ propose possibilities that are not limited to the design of objects, but instead take a broad view of the concept of architecture.