Dieter Dietz

, Arch. dipl. ETH Zurich, associate professor EPFL Lausanne:

Dieter is an architect based in Zurich and Lausanne, founder of and professor for architectural design at EPFL in Lausanne, where he directs the ALICE laboratory (Atelier de la conception de l’espace). Projects on habitat, public space and the city serve as a point of departure for investigations relating landscape, urban environment and architecture to our embodied existence in space. The work conducted with ALICE and his practice has been awarded with the Swiss Art Award, the London Festival of Architecture Main and Signpost Awards, or the Design Preis Schweiz. Exhibitions include contributions at the Venice Biennale of Architecture, the São Paulo International Architecture Biennale, the Shenzen & Hong Kong Biennale of Architecture, the Beijing Today Art Museum, or Dwell on Design in Los Angeles. Dieter has been educated at ETH in Zurich and at Cooper Union in New York.

collaborators since 2012



Alexa den Hartog, Arch. dipl. EPFL

Vincent Mermod, Arch. Dipl. EPFL

Manuel Potterat, Arch. Dipl. EPFL

Guillaume Ottenin-Girard, Arch.Dipl. EPFL

Valeria Zamora Marco, Arch. Dipl. EPFL

Louis Chabod, studies at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne

Pablo Astudillo, studied at University of A Coruña

Dani Boyd, studied at University of Kansas

Pierre-Adrien Ghiringhelli, studies at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne

Nina Dubois, studied at the Ecole Spéciale d'Architecture in Paris