Awards | Tributes

European Heritage Awards/Europa Nostra 2003

On June 3, 2004, the Graphic Collection was awarded the European Heritage Awards/Europa Nostra 2003 "for its highly professional scientific analysis, conservation and digitalization of the unique collection of Gothic building designs, which thus became widely accessible for study".

This digitalization was enabled by the Jubiläumsfonds der Österreichischen Nationalbank (Anniversary Fund of the Austrian National Bank), scientific processing by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

Memory of the World Register of UNESCO

On May 21, 2005, the collection of Gothic building designs became part of the Memory of the World Program, founded by UNESCO in 1992.

Most Beautiful Austrian Book

In 2004, the collection catalog of Gothic building designs compiled by Johann Josef Böker, Architektur der Gotik/Gothic Architecture, was awarded the title "Most Beautiful Austrian Book" in the category Special Publications.