IAAC Lecture Series 2016/17

Tuesday 9th of May 2017
Dieter Dietz

Works and Projects

@ 19.30, IAAC Auditorium
Open to the Public

Educated at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich, Dieter Dietz also studied at the Cooper Union in New York with Diller/Scofidio. in 1997, after working with Diane Lewis Architects, New York, and Herzog & de Meuron in Basel, he founded, with partner architect Urs Egg, UNDEND Architecture, a Zurich based architectural practice with award winning entries in national and international competitions. Currently he is building up dieterdietz.org, a firm engaged in projects in urban design, media and architecture. From 1996 to 1999, he taught as Junior Faculty with Prof. Marc Angélil at ETH Zurich. Since 2006 he is Associate Professor for Architectural Design at EPFL, Lausanne, and director of the ALICE laboratory in the ENAC faculty. He collaborates with the ALICE team on research projects at diverse scales with labs inside and outside EPFL. His teaching activities include the direction of the first year architectural design course as well as projects at master and thesis level.