About Us

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Architectural practice was established in 1985 as a free informal partnership of independent architects and urban planners. The formation has been constantly changing and is changing continuously, currently employing 10 creative architects and other specialists. The main focus and goal is the creation and the search for architecture (code), providing a never ending search for quality.

Vavrica architects specializes in architecture and building design. We provide complete design and engineering services for residential and civil buildings. We can provide documention for all stages of project development from initial concept design up to documentation for planning and building permission. In cooperation with our partner company ARCHIkÓD a.s. we can provide perfect basis for realisation of successful projects on a high professional level.

Awards

  • Laureate of Fourth World Biennale Architecture – INTERARCH – main price (1987)
  • The Special Prize of the International Centre UN – HABITAT, (1987)
  • Award of Czechoslovak Union of Architects (1987)
  • Award of Slovak Union of Architects (1986/87)
  • Award “The best building of the year in Slovakia” (1996,1998)
  • Award of the Association architects of Slovakia – ” Dušan Jurkovič Prize” for 1998 year

Memberships of occupational association

  • Slovak chamber of architects, SKA, (2003)
  • Union of Slovak Architects, SAS, (1990)
  • Czech chamber of architects, ČKA, (2005)
  • United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (HABITAT),
  • Raster of International Experts and Consultants, (1989)

Services

Architectural practice specializing in all stages of architectural design development from initial concepts to realization on site.

  • investment plan
  • surveys
  • appraisal
  • consultations and advisory
  • feasibility study
  • studies for urban planning, architecture, interiors
  • application for planning permission
  • application for building permission
  • tender documentation
  • as built drawing documentations
  • interior design construction drawings
  • supervision

Partners

  • CREDITANSTALT AG – BRATISLAVA ( now – HVB group)
  • SLOVENSKÁ SPORITEĽŇA a.s., BRATISLAVA
  • TATRABANKA a.s., BRATISLAVA
  • ŐRAG – Ősterreichische Realitäten AG / RBI Ltd – BRATISLAVA
  • REIFFEISEN PROPERTY INVEST IMMOBILIENENTWICKLUNGSGES.m.b.H. – WIEN
  • BRATISLAVA – Capital city of the Slovak Republic
  • STRABAG AG, BRATISLAVA
  • SIBAMAC a.s., BRATISLAVA
  • CAMPENON BERNARD, Clichy, France
  • HUECK SYSTEM sro., BRATISLAVA
  • ZIPP spol.s r.o., BRATISLAVA
  • METRA Austria GmbH, , Wien AUSTIA
  • HYDROSTAV a.s., BRATISLAVA
  • VÁHOSTAV a.s., ŽILINA
  • MAYREDER,KRAUS & co. Baugesellschaft m.b.H, WIEN
  • WAREMA Renkhoff GmbH, Markhaidenfeld – GERMANY
  • MATRA TRANSPORT, Montrouge Cedex, France
  • ENERGOPROJEKT, BEOGRAD
  • NICKEL KLIMA, k.f.t. , Budapest – HUNGARY
  • DISAB AG, Eslov – SWEDEN
  • ENGL GmbH, Schwebhaim – GERMANY
  • ART&FRIENDS, Berlin – GERMANY
  • STALLPROFI, GmbH, Gunzkirchen – AUSTRIA
  • BRIX-ZAUM + Tor, GmbH, Neudorfl – AUSTRIA
  • CO-ENGINEERING, Venhuizen – NIEDERLAND
  • EMERSON – Branson division, a.s., SLOVAKIA
  • ORIZIO PAOLO SpA, Rodengo Saiano, ITALIA
  • SIPOX HOLDING a.s. – BRATISLAVA
  • SKANSKA SLOVAKIA, Bratislava
  • EFFAIGE CONSTRUCTION s.r.o., Bratislava
  • PENTA INVESTMENT AG, Bratislava
  • Arch.Design, s.r.o., Praha
  • AED project, a.s., Praha,
  • EBM – Expert Building Management, s.r.o., Praha
  • ED Group a.s.

Projects

  • Mixed-use building in Prague – Žižkov, (2011)
  • Apartment House, Bratislava – Dúbravka, (2010)
  • Private residence, Bratislava – Dúbravka, (2009)
  • VILLA in Slavín, Bratislava, (2008)
  • Vista Tower, Bratislava – Petržalka, (2007/08)
  • Apartment Houses – VILLA´s in Bratislava – Dúbravka, (2007/08)
  • Apartment House in Prague, (2006)
  • PRIVATE VILLA in Bratislava – Rusovce, (2005)
  • DIGITAL PARK II, Bratislava, urban & architectural study, (2004)
  • DIGITAL PARK I, Bratislava, (2003)
  • Restoration of building in Lazaretská street, Bratislava, (2001)
  • Restoration The head-quarters of Global Group Bratislava, (1999-2000)
  • The head-quarters building of TATRA BANKA/REIFFEISEN PROPERTY INVEST, (1999-2000)
  • Residential city district Bratislava-Dúbravka, urban study, (1998 – 2000)
  • Control and flight Tower – Airport of Bratislava, (1996-1998)
  • Master plan for Prievidza city, (1994/95)
  • Restoration of 4 historical buildings in the centre of Bratislava, (1996/98)
  • Restoration of 3 historical buildings in Main Square, Bratislava, (1995/97)
  • METRO transport system of city Bratislava, MATRA-VAL 256, (1992/98)
  • The information head-quarters of SLSP (1995/96)
  • Shopping centre, Bratislava, Petržalka – south, (1994)
  • Restoration of building for BANK AUSTRIA/ CREDITANSTALT AG headquaters, (1992)
  • Bratislava – Petržalka, humanization of town sector, (1991/92)
  • Pedestrian zone in Topoľčany, city interior & mobiliari, (1990)
  • Tennis club in Prievidza, (1990)
  • Market – hall, Malacky (1990)
  • Rebuilding of city district, Boulevard Avnoja, (Belegrade – Yugoslavia 1989)
  • Private Villa, Cairo – Egypt, (1989)
  • Private Villa, Prague, (1989)
  • Residential city district, Obchodná Street – Bratislava, (1989)
  • Institute of Japanese studies, Bratislava, (1988)
  • Market hall, Malacky, (1988)
  • Central city district, Ružomberok, (1987)
  • Rebuilding of industrial zone – Mlynské Nivy, Bratislava, (1986)
  • Residential city district, Líščie údolie, Bratislava, (1985)

Competitions

  • Control and flight tower – Bratislava, (1996 – 1st prize)
  • Shopping centre, hotel and sport centre of Nitra, Slovakia, (1991 – 2nd place)
  • “The future of industrial city”, Milwaukee – U.S.A., (1989)
  • Regonal Government district – St. Polten – Austria, (1989)
  • Area of new railway station, Bratislava, (1988 – 3rd prize)
  • “Good design iniciative”, Birmingham, England, (final stage 1988)
  • Rebuilding of city district, “Still-life” Bratislava, Slovakia, (1987 – 1st price)
  • Future of the New Belgrade – International U.I.A. competition for New Belgrade urban structure improvement, Yugoslavia, (1986 – 1st prize)
  • City theatre – Košice, (1986 – 1st prize)
  • New Japan National Theatre, Tokyo, Japan (1986 -participation among bests 16-th propos.)
  • Central city district- Ružomberok, Slovakia, (1985 – 1st prize)
  • Rebuilding of city district, Palmovka – Prague, (1985 – 3rd prize)
  • Rebuilding of city district Holešovice – Bubny, Prague (1985)
  • Rebuilding of historic centre – Bojnice, (1984 – 2nd prize)
  • Urban development of spa Smrdáky, (1984 – 2nd prize)
  • MONTREAL – the International City, Canada, (1984)
  • Reconstruction of historic Reduta building, Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava, (1983)
  • Central city district – Modra, Slovakia, (1982 – 2nd prize)

Philanthropy

As an organization we try to reach highest possible level of professionalism and the best results, therefore we value effort and hard work of others.

We support individuals as well as organizations to help reach their goals and dreams which would be impossible without the help of third parties.

Support of non-profit organizations:

  • Slovak society for paediatric surgery – Slovak medical association
  • Paediatric surgery Slovakia, non-profit organization, Bratislava
  • Sport without barriers, non-profit organization, Bratislava
  • Sport club ALTIUS, Bratislava
  • Special school Mokrohajská, Bratislava
  • Cirkev Bratská, Bratislava
  • Tennis club Baník Prievidza

GLOBAL REAL

project management

Partner company – technical office was established in 1990. The company ensures technical support for realization of architectural concepts and ideas. Its main focus is support of real estate development in management, construction expertise and technical support.