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Nouvel's Newest Project on the Danube

Take architect Jean Nouvel and a setting of the River Danube, in Vienna, Austria, and you've got quite a hotel. Today Wallpaper* takes a look at Nouvel's latest project, Sofitel Stephansdom. Says Nouvel: "I wanted to create a building that would be as abstract as possible. A presque rien monochromatic composition, where the horizontal element would be the colour," adding, "I didn't want to create a tower, but more a volume, a composition." [Wallpaper*]