Architectures (ARTE documentary)
Architectures is a documentary series produced by the European public television channel ARTE, looking at architecture and its historical and
social functions to reveal its meaning and impact on humanity. This is a collection of 33 episodes of the series, exploring the most remarkable achievements
in modern architecture - from the works at the end of the 19th century to the latest creations by today's leading architects. Each episode focuses on
a single building examining the structure of the building, the architectural techniques as well as its historical and social functions. And also the film discovers
the role it has played in the evolution of architecture.
The Vienna Savings Bank: Otto Wagner designed one of the first office blocks of the 20th century, radically departing from the style of architecture traditionally associated with banks.
|Episode 06 - The Vienna Savings Bank|
|Austrian Postal Savings Bank
The Austrian Postal Savings Bank building is a famous modernist building in Vienna, designed and built by the architect Otto Wagner.
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