Markus Jatsch

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München, Germany


1997, 1998


Sept 1997 - Nov 1997


Dr.-Ing., MSAAD, Architect RIBA, FRSA

Markus Jatsch is an architect and urbanist with a background in art and philosophy. He received a Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University, New York City, NY/USA and earned a Doctoral Degree in Architecture and Philosophy with “magna cum laude” at the Technical University of Munich/Germany.

He worked with David Chipperfield Architects before he became creative director at Martha Schwartz Partners and establishd Brune Jatsch Partners with Wolfgang Brune in London and Munich. Markus Jatsch was visiting professor at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna/Austria and is a regular guest critic at Harvard University Graduate School of Design in Cambridge, MA/USA and The Bartlett School of Architecture in London.

He is the author of Debordered Space: Indeterminacy within the Visual Perception of Space (Stuttgart 2004) and has lectured both nationally and internationally. His work has been featured in publications as well as museum and gallery exhibitions.

Markus Jatsch is a registered architect and urban planner in Germany and the United Kingdom and a Chartered Member of the Royal Institute of British Architects RIBA. He is the recipient of several awards and prizes, including the Culture Award by the City of Munich and the Shui On Land Star Architect Award. In 2011, he became an elected Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce FRSA.