Architectural Design of the Year, Poland

Name of project:

Alma Tower

Type of project :

Office building

Street & City where project is located: Pilotow street, Krakow

Total space (not leasable space): 19 546,10 m2

Name(s) of investor(s):

UBM Polska Sp. z o.o.


IQ2 Consortium: Consortium Leader - nsMoonStudio Sp. z o.o. (Piotr Nawara, Agnieszka Szultk) General designer arch. Bartłomiej Łobaziewicz. Consortium member – Wizja Sp. z o.o. (Stanislaw Deńko)


Architect: Bartłomiej Łobaziewicz (nsMoonStudio)

Short information about architectural firm(s) :

nsMoonStudio is design office. specialized in the design of office buildings, apartments, shopping malls, hotels, theaters, museums, airport terminals. Has received numerous awards.

Brief information about the project from an architectural point of view:

Alma Tower is a modern building with 14 floors above ground and 3 underground .Architects building block gave the unusual shape: rectangular indentations on the corners of the office, spaced irregularly, surprisingly, raises associations with individual blocks that someone took out intricately raised design. Facades of the building are equipped with clearly marked vertical divisions. From the ground to the roof through the walls running thick vertical pilaster strips, tapering towards the top. This effect brings lightness block. Building in terms of appearance is a prestigious and unique. Finishes maintained building in patinated copper color - a characteristic greenish color to be a hallmark of the building. The office building is certified LEED - has been designed and equipped with devices allowing to reduce water consumption by up to 50% and energy by 25%. The building offers a total of approx 10 000 m² of Class A office space and approx 400 m2 of service and commercial.

Project website:

Main Sponsor