Ida Pirstinger

is assistant professor at the Institute of Architectural Typologies at Graz University of Technology. She is currently conducting research on housing typologies and urban densities.


Gründerzeit City 2.1

A model on inner urban expansion as contribution to a compact green city

From tenement to prototype: the monumental apartment buildings of nineteenth-century residential districts, often former rental barracks, today offer potential for a form of “vertical densification” that goes beyond the loft extension, writes Ida Pirstinger.

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