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Prof. Dipl. Arch. ETH Urs Meister

Professor
Institute of Architecture and Planning
Education
1991

Diploma in the unit of Prof. Dolf Schneebli, ETH Zurich

1987 — 1989

Studies of architecture at the Hochschule der Künste, Berlin

1986 — 1987

Internship at Hinrich & Inken Baller Architects, Berlin

1984 — 1991

Studies of architecture at the ETH Zurich

Career
2007

Reviews at the ETH Zürich, Gastdozentur Jasmin Grego
Reviews at the Escuela Tecnica Superior del Vallès, Barcelona

2006

Reviews at the Norvegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim
Erasmus Intensiv Program Buidling Anatomy: Catalan Vaults, Barcelona

2006

Lecture Der Innere Raum, Architekturforum Zürich

2005

Erasmus Intensiv Program Buidling Anatomy: Rope Structures, Trebusa, Slovenja

2004

Symposium New Curriculum in the Bologna Process, University Ljubljana
Reviews at ETH Zurich, Prof. Rüegg
Erasmus Intensiv Program Identity in the Mountains, Vaduz

2003

Erasmus Intensiv Program Identity in the City: Trani, Politecnico di

since 2002

Professor of Design and Construction, Hochschule Liechtenstein

2002

Workshop Modelmaking¿ an der Architectural Association London

2001 — 2002

Diploma Tutor ETH Zurich, Prof. Deplazes

2000

Lecture Shin Takasuga's Sleeper House, AA London, Unit Inter 10

1999 — 2000

First year Tutor ETH Zurich, Prof. Deplazes

since 1995

Käferstein und Meister Architekten, Zurich

1993 — 1994

Collaborations with different architects in Zurich

1992 — 1993

Architect at Ernst Gisel, Zurich

Awards
2003

Competition Gemeindehaus Regensdorf, with Broggi Santschi Partner, Zurich, 3. Price

2002

Competition Alters- und Pflegeheim Domat/Ems, 1. Price

2001

Wooden House, Sotheby's, Zurich

1996

Competition Alumag-Belmag-Areal Zurich, with Silva Ruoss and Patricia Guagliardi, Zürich, 1. Price

1994

Studienauftrag Internationales Kongresszentrum Krems (A), with Morger und Degelo, Basel, 1. Price
Competition Johannes-Brassel-Schulhaus St. Margrethen, with Martin Litscher, 3. Price

Portrait
The digital transformation as process of translation between architecture and craft
Preproposal PhD-Thesis, since September 2018

Being aware of the ongoing process of digital transformation it is necessary to focus on the question of how this will take place and how it may affect us. While focusing on this development we have ... more ...

Contribution to the development of a thermal comfort model using artificial neural networks to predict thermal sensation
PhD-Thesis, since September 2016

An essential role in sustainable building planning plays the so-called thermal comfort of humans. The exploration of first comfort or human models has its origins in aerospace engineering and found ... more ...

The Maiensäss - Theses on the current Maiensäss-Culture in the Canton of Grisons
PhD-Thesis, since February 2015

Trough Industrialization, related technical achievements and social changes "Maiensäss"-Buildings lose increasingly its agricultural use, since the middle of last century. The change in secondary ... more ...

  • U. Meister & V. Kaps (Eds.). (2018). Architektur & Transparenz. Vaduz: Universität Liechtenstein.

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  • U. Meister & V. Kaps (Eds.). (2018). Architecture & Transparency. Vaduz: University of Liechtenstein.

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  • Meister, U. (2004). Die Fäden des Netzes. In A. Deplazes (Ed.), Architektur konstruieren.

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  • Meister, U. (2003). Die Fäden des Netzes. In Institut für Architektur und Raumplanung (Ed.), Positionen.

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  • Rist-Stadelmann, C., & Meister, U. (2016). Material, structure, tectonics: The power of full scale in the education of architects. Paper presented at the Structures and Architecture Conference, Porto, Portugal.

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  • Meister, U. (2005, ). Brückenbau in Slowenien. Sokrates Newsletter.

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  • Meister, U. (2002, ). Terassenanbau. Werk, Bau Wohnen, 12.

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  • Meister, U. (2001, ). Die Fäden des Netzes. tec21, 21.

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  • Meisteer, U. (2001, July/August 2001). Wooden House. Wallpaper.

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  • Meister, U. (2001, May 2001). Ones to watch. Wallpaler.

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  • Meister, U. (2000, ). Das Bad in der Küche. Eingriff.

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  • Meister, U. (2000, ). Prinzipien der Fügung im Karatedojo. Eingriffe.

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  • Meister, U. (1997, January/February). Du prototype à la production industrielle. Habitation, Nr. 1.

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  • Meister, U. (1997, ). Möbelszene Schweiz 1997. Werk, Bauen Wohnen.

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  • Meister, U. (1996, March/April 1996). Aluminiumtisch All 220. Archithese, Nr. 2.

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  • Meister, U. (1996, ). Ein Regal für den Hobel. Hochparterre, Nr. 11.

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  • Meister, U. (1995, October 1995). Ideenwettbewerb Contraves-Areal Zürich-Seebach. SIA, Nr. 43.

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  • Meister, U. (1992, July/August 1992). Projektwettbewerb Rathausbezirk Stans. Archithese, Nr. 4.

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