... it's a childlike euphoria that doesn't accept rules or limits; an inexplicable and untamable passion to bring the formless world of thoughts, emotions, visions into physical reality; it's like dancing, playing, falling in love; like music and its wonderful way of surprising and fascinating over and over again.

utopias learn how to walk

creatures become creations

whilst space sings in light and shadows


… it's about the thing itself 

… it's about creating

Martina Hatzenbichler  |  architect and designer based in Vienna

lives and works in Vienna


2003 - 2014

Architectural studies at Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Vienna University of Applied Arts (‘Angewandte’), Austria; RMIT Melbourne, Australia

Selected Works






"Onyx"- Tea and coffee set for Alessi, Austrian Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale

"Alltagstanz "- short film for the exhibition 'Platz da! European Urban Public Space', AZW, Vienna

Parametric installation for the conference 'Advances in Architectural Geometry', Vienna

"New wave" - exhibition design & presentation of a new composite material at the Vienna Design Week

"INCM Vienna" - international architecture converence for 2 week with 120 architecture students from over 30 nationalities, part of the organisation team, Vienna







Single family house, St. Magdalena am Lemberg, Styria

"Fräulein Lampe " - presentation of own design label at the Vienna Design Week

"places for people" - project for the Austrian Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale, caramel Architects

"Fesch am Prater" - Interior design for an appartment, caramel Architects, Vienna

"Haus Loi" - Interior design for a single family house, Vienna

"Wine cooler“ - Industrial design of a wine cooler made out of recycled fiberglas | Glebanite, Salone del Mobile Milano

since 2014

part of the colorful team of caramel architects, Vienna