Basil Sellers Theatre
14 University Drive
Robina, QLD 4226
Join us for this special event, brought to you by: The Abedian School of Architecture, Bond University
Principal, Zaha Hadid Architects
Dr Phil, Dipl Ing., ARB, RIBA
Patrik joined the Zaha Hadid Architects practice in 1988, filling the role of Company Director and Senior Designer. He maintains an active role in the development throughout the design phases.
Patrik studied architecture at the University of Stuttgart and at the Southbank University in London. He completed his architectural diploma and received his degree Dipl Ing from Stuttgart University in 1990. He also studied philosophy at Bonn and London Universities. In 1999, he received his Phd at the Institute for Cultural Sciences at the University of Klagenfurt.
Patrik Schumacher also teaches at various architectural schools in Britain, Continental Europe and the USA since 1992 and has been a co-director of the Design Research Laboratory at the Architectural Association School of Architecture since 1996. He has co-taugh a series of post-graduate option studios with Zaha Hadid at the University of Illinois at Chicago, Columbia University and at the Graduate School of Design at Harvard University. Currently his is tenured Professor at Innsbruck University and his contribution to the discourse of contemporary architecture is also evident in his published works.
His completed projects include the MAXXI Centre Contemporary Art and Architecture, Rome, which won the Stirling prize in 2010 and one of the practice’s first completed constructions, the Vitra Fire Station (1992). He is currently involved in several master plan projects, including Kartal Pendik in Istanbul and Singapore One North.
Date| Tuesday, 7 November 2017
Location| Basil Sellers Theatre
Refreshments at 6pm for a 6:30pm start.