Interviews

Markus Innauer / Sven Matt

Architects
Mellau, 20.11.2013, 15:00

Interview: Wolfgang Fiel
Camera and audio: Gerhard Klocker
Production: Denizhan Fiel
Versions: German (55 min, HD) | English (3 min, Voiceover)

Markus Innauer

Born in 1980 in Bezau, Vorarlberg. After doing his school-leaving examinations (Matura) in 2002, he began studying architecture at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. He spent 2005 abroad doing a course of studies at UCLA in Los Angeles. He continued studying in Vienna under Zaha Hadid and finished his diploma degree in 2009. During his studies, he did a series of internships with architect Oskar Leo Kaufmann in Dornbirn. Since 2009 he has worked freelance and been involved in various project partnerships. After successfully passing the civil engineering exam, he set up his own office in Bezau in 2012.

Sven Matt

Born in 1980 in Hohenems, Vorarlberg. After finishing school at BORG Egg, he began studying architecture at the University of Innsbruck in 2000. With the first part of his studies in Innsbruck complete, he did a six-month internship with Dietmar Feichtinger Architectes in Paris from spring to autumn 2003. After that, he switched to the Vienna University of Technology, a move that was accompanied by further work in Feichtinger's Vienna office. Beginning in 2004, he did a number of internships with Bernardo Bader in Dornbirn before graduating in autumn 2007, whereupon he was offered a position in Bader's office and worked there until 2012. After successfully passing the civil engineering exam, he set up his own office in Bezau in 2013.