The SO/ VIENNA was built according to the plans of Pritzker Prize for Architecture winner Jean Nouvel. With a magnificent view of its Gothic namesake, St. Stephen's Cathedral, this Hotel is a building that emphatically embodies the 21st century. A steel-and-glass architecture that is outfitted with light and shade, design in a black, white and gray interior - leaving room for imagination and. Named by the New York Times as one of the most brilliant architects of our time, Jean Nouvel works on many projects around the world.
Pipilotti Rist, a media artist is the creator of the three pulsating, animated video ceiling lights that decorate the various areas of the building. The colorful videos show images of nature and underwater world and thus round off the art of the native Swiss. The much admired, glowing ceiling on the 18th floor, which seems to float above the city, along with the excellent food selection, ensures culinary delights at Das LOFT.
An elegant building that rises 18 stories high and seems to rest on the first five. This unique building in Vienna is revolutionizing the "traditional" five-star hotel. In addition to the unique shape of the building - light and the view to the outside play a decisive role. The flat, smooth façades have a different monochrome color depending on the direction of the sky: gray in the south, black in the west, white in the north, and translucent in the east. Thus, the Viennese and Vienna guests experience an overwhelmingly changing facet depending on the weather.