Jürgen Mayer H. and Philip Ursprung
[ Berlin and Zurich ]
J. MAYER H. und Partner, Architekten mbB is an international award winning architecture office with projects at the intersection of architecture, communication, and new technology. From urban planning schemes and buildings, to installation work and objects with new materials, the relationship between the human body, technology, and nature form the background for a new production of space. J.MAYER.H was founded in 1996 by Juergen Mayer H. in Berlin. In January 2014, Andre Santer and Hans Schneider joined as partners in the firm.
Philip Ursprung is Professor of the History of Art and Architecture at the ETH Zürich and Designated Dean of the Department of Architecture. He runs the research project “Tourism and Cultural Heritage” at the Future Cities Laboratory in Singapore. After studying art history, history and German studies in Geneva, Vienna and Berlin, he completed his doctorate at the Freie Universität Berlin and his habilitation at the ETH Zürich. He has taught at the universities of Geneva, Basel and Zürich, the Geneva University of Art and Design, ETH Zürich, Weissensee Academy of Art Berlin, Berlin University of the Arts and Columbia University in the City of New York.
Jürgen Mayer H. & Philip Ursprung, WHITE-GREY-BEIGE, Draft for Signature Architecture, Festival Architecture Radical, 2019