Big Form — Small Grain Constellations and Aggregations for Future Living In the first phase of the semester project we are investigating existing housing projects in view of their performative qualities and typological configurations. Divided into 4 categories (slab, cluster, table, terrace) the relationship between s and xl, between the parts and the whole is… Read more »

M ARCH – T PIV WINTER 2017/2018

PIV Typology Research Multi-Service Centers Typological Constellations of Multi-Service Centers For the ‘project integrated research’ (PIV) the M-ARCH T studio investigates building types that are operating as local hubs offering a variety of programs such as civic functions, multi-service facilities and commercial units. Through the analysis of existing reference projects from the international context various… Read more »


Configuration of Living Models and Building Systems For the first design phase of the semester project we will focus on the development of a building system that is configured according to a variety of possible living models. Based on a specific idea of collective housing the system should allow to serve for private as well… Read more »


  TOWER OF BABEL The Nullübung for the Master Studio ‘open standard’ is dealing with the verticalization of a series of 2-storey housing units that are stacked on top of each other in order to form the Tower of Babel. The goal of the exercise is to design experimental housing units that are accessed through… Read more »