Substitute Professor Fabian Hörmann | Faculty of Architecture and Design | Subject: Climate-friendly and resource-efficient architecture
Fabian Hörmann leads the architectural office YR22 regenerative architecture+urbanism GmbH in Zurich. The creation of a regenerative habitat is at the center of his work. His interests range from urban planning issues to collective housing forms and educational landscapes to urgent topics of regenerative strategies, constructions and materials. Fabian Hörmann studied architecture at the HFT Stuttgart and the ULPGC Las Palmas from 1999 to 2004. After internships in the Netherlands, Germany and Switzerland, he worked for EM2N in Zurich from 2004 to 2006 and as an independent architect in Stuttgart from 2006 to 2008. As an associate and member of the management team at EM2N, he led the competition and design department from 2008 to 2022. In 2022 he founded YR22 in Zurich. He is committed to change in the construction industry in the face of climate emergency as a member of Countdown 2030 and is part of the collective visiting professorship at FHNW in Muttenz 2023/2024. In November his book "The Real Deal – Post-Fossil Construction For Game Changers" will be published.
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