21 May 2024 18:00Lecture by Christian Kerez at Milano Arch Week May 21


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As part of Milano Arch Week, the international festival dedicated to architecture, urban transformations and the future of cities, promoted by Comune di Milano, Politecnico di Milano and Triennale Milano, with the artistic direction of Stefano Boeri, President of Triennale Milano, on May 21 May 2024 at 6pm it will be held in the patio ofPolitecnico di Milano, the Lecture by Christian Kerez, architect and professor at the ETH in Zurich, whose transversal work promotes continuous research on space and its construction.

1962 Born in Maracaibo, Venezuela
1988 Degree in architecture, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich
1991-93 Design architect, Rudolf Fontana and Partner, Domat-Ems
1990-95 Works as architectural photographer
1993 Architectural office established in Zurich, Switzerland
1998 Swiss Art Scholarship
2001-03 Visiting Professor, ETHZ
2003-08 Assistant Professor, ETHZ
2006 “Les √©chelles de la r√©alit√©”, exhibition, Swiss Institute of Technology, Lausanne
2006 ‚ÄúInterior Views”, exhibition, Architekturmuseum, Basel
2008 Associate Professor, ETHZ
2008 “Conflicts Politics Construction Privacy Obsession”, exhibition and book, De Singel Art Campus, Antwerp
2009 “Dream & Reality”, exhibition, aut. architektur und tirol, Innsbruck
2012 Fellow of the Royal Institut of British Architects
2012-13 Kenzo Tange Chair for Architecture, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
2013 “Contrast & Continuity”, exhibition, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University
2013 “The Rule of the Game”, exhibition, Toto Gallery MA, Tokyo
2013 “Uncertain Certainty”, book, TOTO, Tokyo
2014 Professor, ETHZ
2016 “Incidental Space”, Pavilion of Switzerland, 15th Architecture Biennale, Venice
2016 “Jardim Colombo: a Selective Chronology”, Central Pavilion Giardini, 15th Architecture Biennale, Venice
2021 Pavilion for the Kingdom of Bahrain, Expo 2020 in Dubai
2022 “Manifestation of Space”, exhibition, Politecnico di Milano, Milan
2023-24 “Space Anthology”, collection, Centre Pompidou, Paris

The lecture will be held in english 



21 May 2024


Politecnico di Milano, Patio di Architettura

via Ampère 2


Comune di Milano, Politecnico di Milano, Triennale Milano