Axel Vansteenkiste — Architecture
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Founded in 2019 in Basel, Switzerland, and currently focused on projects in Belgium, Switzerland and Japan.

Studied architecture at Ghent University in Belgium & University of Pennsylvania in the United States and acquired diverse working experience in structural engineering, architecture and academia in Switzerland and Belgium.

From 2010 to 2012, he worked as a researcher with Profs. Gramazio & Kohler at ETH Zurich Department of Architecture, focused on research in the field of Architecture & Digital Fabrication, more specifically related to free-form concrete structures. This research was awarded the Holcim Awards Global Innovation prize 2012.

Joined Herzog & de Meuron in Basel in 2012, involved as an architect in various roles with projects such as the National Library of Israel in Jerusalem, New North Zealand Hospital Hillerød in Denmark, the Orientalist Museum and the Qatar Art Mill in Doha and the 6AM Mixed-use development in Los Angeles.

Teaching as an assistant of Prof. Simon Hartmann at the Chair for Building Planning and Design, at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.

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Axel Vansteenkiste — Architecture
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