The Flow Building Location City: Prague, Czech Republic

A landmark BREEAM Outstanding mixed-use project for Wenceslas Square

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Mixed Use, Retail, Workplace
Flow East


Key Info

Retail and office provision, with parking for 129 cars
32,000m² GBA
BREEAM Outstanding
Completed 2021

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A prestigious development in the heart of Prague

This project provides seven floors of prestigious office space, three levels of flagship retail and two basement levels of parking at a landmark corner site on Wenceslas Square.

Sensitive design in a historic setting

Designed and developed very carefully to respect the urban, historical and social significance of this prominent location, the 3-D facade system is a first for the Czech Republic.

Environmentally sustainable

The project will also be sustainable and energy-efficient, incorporating intelligent, integrated building technical systems.

Chapman Taylor’s Prague studio is the lead designer on this high-profile office and retail development.

Graebel workspace

The Flow Building was the first in the Czech Republic to achieve a BREEAM Outstanding rating, the highest BREEAM rating under the latest version of the BREEAM International New Construction scheme.

Scott.Weber Workspace

Scott.Weber photographer Jiří Zizler

Roof image by Vlad Patru

Jon Hale (BA (Hons) Dip Arch ARB ČKA)

Group Board Director, Prague

Jon heads up Chapman Taylor's business in the Central Eastern Europe (CEE) region, leading on the design and implementation of projects in the Czech Republic, Romania, Hungary, Serbia and Ukraine.

Based in Prague since 1991, Jon joined Chapman Taylor in London in 1997 and joined the Group Board in 2020. His knowledge of the CEE markets and his leadership have helped our Prague studio become one of the leading architects of commercial buildings in the region. The Prague team is dedicated to delivering high-quality architecture to clients in the CEE region with an emphasis on sustainability and commercial success.

Areas of expertise:

Mixed-use / Workplace / Residential / Retail

Jan Pokorny (Ing Arch)

Associate Director, Prague

Jan has extensive design experience and has worked on many projects in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Ukraine, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Switzerland.

His primary strength is in conceptual design and development, and he is able to use his excellent free-hand sketching and rendering skills to great effect.

Jan joined Chapman Taylor’s Prague studio in 2004 and was promoted to Associate Director in 2017.

Areas of expertise:

Conceptual design / Residential / Retail / Workplace / Hotel


Hub & Co-working Office of the Year - Kanceláře Roku (Office of the Year) Award
Hub & Co-working Office of the Year - Kanceláře Roku (Office of the Year) Award
CEE/SEE Best of the Best Office Development - CIJ Hall of Fame Awards
CEE/SEE Best of the Best Office Development - CIJ Hall of Fame Awards
Silver Award mixed-use architecture - 2022 Pro+ Awards
Silver Award mixed-use architecture - 2022 Pro+ Awards
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