Revitalization "Looshaus in Kritzendorf"

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functionalistic modernism, 1930, Walter Loos
A 3420 Kritzendorf, Hauptstraße 82a
Dipl.Ing. Durst
1992 – 1994
planning and local construction supervision

In 1933, the „Loos Mansion“ (by Walter Loos, a student of Josef Hoffmann) was constructed on a steep slope in Kritzendorf/Klosterneuburg - an example of Austrian functionalism. Until the 1970s, the holiday home belonged to the painter Sergius Pauser. After a change of ownership, the house was uninhabited for approximately 10 years. The authentical restoration of the original condition was supported by Pauser‘s widow who provided old pictures and stories.