Chamber Registration Architektenkammer Hessen, no18663
Read More >Born and raised in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, Lars Nixdorff received in 2003 his Diploma degree in Architecture from University of Applied Sciences, Frankfurt with Honors and in 2005 his Diploma in Advanced Architectural Design with Honors from SAC -Städelschule Architecture Class- at the Städelschule Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt am Main, Germany under the tutorship of Prof. Ben van Berkel, Prof. Johan Bettum and Prof. Mark Wigley.
From 2006 until 2008, Lars has been Architect for UNStudio Amsterdam, being responsible Design Leader for several realized and winning projects. Among others he successful contributed to Finance and Tax office IBG, Groningen, The Netherlands, The Museum of Middle East Modern Art MOMEMA, Dubai, United Arabian Emirates, The Theater of Spijknisse, Spijkenisse, The Netherlands. Returning to Frankfurt in 2008 Lars has been working as independent Architect on several project developments, among them residential developments in Hamburg and Berlin, as well as contributed several competition entries and project collaborative studies. Between 2010 and 2013 Lars has been collaborating with Franken Architekten based in Frankfurt am Main, fulfilling the role of Design Director and working in several national and international projects and competitions. Among other projects he has been project leader for the completion of the BMW showcase pavilion of the Olympic Games 2012.
From 2008 till 2010, he has been appointed as Guest Professor at the SAC/ Städelschule Architecture Class for Architectural Design in Frankfurt/Main. Since 2012 Lars is member of the board of directors of the Foundation Stiftung Städelschule für Baukunst.
Chamber Registration Dutch Architects Chamber. Architectenregister nr. 1.100715.025
Colegio de Arquitect Read More os de Neuquén, Argentina. Mat. C.A.N. 1487
Born and raised in Argentina, Luis Etchegorry received in 2002 his Bachelor degree on Architecture from Universidad de Buenos Aires and in 2006 his Master in Arts in Advanced Architectural Design (M.A. / AAD) diploma from SAC -Städelschule Architecture Class- at the Städelschule Staatliche Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Frankfurt am Main, Germany under the tutorship of Prof. Ben van Berkel, Prof. Johan Bettum and Prof. Mark Wigley. From 2006 till 2008, he has been appointed as Guest Professor at the SAC/ Städelschule Architecture Class and co-director of the year-long Space of Communication interdisciplinary project sponsored by T-Mobile Deutschland during the period of 2006-2007. His research and design work has been exhibited at several institutions and exhibitions including the 1st International Architectural Biennale Rotterdam and Portikus Gallery in Frankfurt am Main. Luis has collaborated as an Architect in several architectural practices in Argentina and in the Netherlands.
While working at estudio Claudio Vekstein, in Argentina from 1999 till 2005, he intensively took part in large scale public projects. In 2008 he joined UNStudio (Ben van Berkel and Caroline Bos) and during this period -first as an Architect and later in 2010 as Senior Architect/ Associate, he has worked on many built and award winning projects with highly acclaimed international status. Since he has been working at UNStudio he guided design teams in the initial design phases and successfully contributed to several of UNStudio’s winning competition projects such as the commercial mixed-use projects for SOHO China in Shanghai and the Hanjie Wuhan shopping mall. Luis has been responsible for coordinating the work flow between client’s input and overall design vision, guiding the relevant design studies undertaken and progress the project from competition stage until completion of Design Development.
During the time in Amsterdam, Luis established his individual practice DiA-Studio, with which he has contributed with several design studies and competition entries to an international architectural discourse.
MArch National Technical University of Athens
MSc Eindhoven University of Technology
Former team members
Juliane Maier — Arrate Vidarte — Shima Moradi — Nasim Delkash — Marina Rodriguez — Holden Vides — Fei Alexeli — Diana Hadzhitseneva — Prima Surya Abdullah — Iuliia Kuzhleva — Pantea Khatirzad — Christos Voutichtis