Benno Schmitz

Benno Schmitz

Berlin, DE



I am a trained professional master craftsman, energy efficiency expert and architect with a primary focus on digital design and construction for sustainable buildings. During my career, I gained experience in architecture offices such as OMA, Staab and Baumschlager Eberle. I studied at TU Delft and TU Berlin, where I graduated with a Master of Science in Architecture. I followed my degree with a Postgraduate Diploma at IAAC in Advanced Computation for Environmental Design.



MVRDV, Architect

May 2021 - current

Staab, Architect and Digital Design Specialist

Dec 2018 - Apr 2021

Several architecture offices including OMA and Baumschlager Eberle, Designer

Oct 2014 - Sep 2017


IaaC - The Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia, Postgraduate Diploma, Advanced Computation for Environmental Design

Oct 2020 - Dec 2020

Technische Universität Berlin, MArch, Architecture

Oct 2015 - Oct 2018
Oct 2016 - Apr 2017

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