Anne Gross

Anne Gross

Tokyo, JP



Since June 2014 Anne is working in the leading office for multystorey timber structures KADEN + LAGER in Berlin. She is responsible for a giant Co-Housing Project consisting of more than 40 individuals - expecting start of construction this spring. Parallel she is designing a complex timber structure for a luxury Ski Hotel in Laax, Switzerland.

Before Anne was employed as an Architect at gmp Architects von Gerkan, Marg and Partners in Berlin - Germany's larges Architecture firm. She has been responsible for various planning stages of giant sport facilities such as the Olympic Games in Rio2016 (approval planning) and FIFA World Cup Stadiums in Russia2018 (concept design, approval planning, Master plan).

In 2012 Anne received her Master's degree (M.Sc.) in Architecture within an international, interdisciplinary and generalist Master's program ‘Architektur.Studium.Generale.’ Parallel she has been working on her second Master's degree (Dipl‐Ing) after a technical based architecture education in Germany.

In 2008 Anne gained her first international experiences as a JASSO Scholarship Grantee studying World Heritage Studies at Tsukuba University in Japan and working during an internship in the office of ‘Shigeru‐Ban‐Architects’ in Tokyo.


KADEN + LAGER GmbH, Berlin, DE, Architect

Architect in Planning:

.Co-Housing Projects, Berlin + Hamburg
.Urban Studies
.Specialised in Multistorey Timber Structures
.Hotel Design, Switzerland
.Schools + Kindergarten

Jun 2014 - Jul 2016

von Gerkan, Marg + Partners, Berlin, DE, Architect

Architect in Planning:

.FIFA World Cup 2018 Stadiums
.Rio2016 - Olympic Stadiums for Tennis and Aquatics

Architect in Competition:

.Federal Police Headquarter, Potsdam - Germany, May 2014 - 2nd Price
.Extension to the German Parliament, Berlin - Germany, March 2014 - Recognition

Mar 2013 - May 2014

Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, DE, Student Assistant, Design Methods/ Architektur.Studium.Generale, V.Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dagmar Jäger


.Public Relations
.Visual Communications
.Photographer/ Reporter
.curating student exhibitions

Oct 2009 - Apr 2012

Shigeru Ban Architects, Tokyo, JP, Intern

Conrtibution to several projects such as:

.Museum of Image and Sound, Brazil --- Competition
.Apol office Building, Jakarta, Indonesia
.Akira Kurosawa World Cinema Caravan
.Hongkong Biennale Pavilion

.Architecture Photography with Mr. Hiroyuki Hirai

Mar 2009 - Aug 2009

Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, DE, Student Assistant, Building Structures and Structural Systems, Prof. Karen Eisenloffel M.Sc.


.Teaching first year students in the matter of Physics, Mathematics and Geometry
.curating student exhibitions
.web page

Oct 2007 - Dec 2008

Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, DE, Student Assistant, Landscape Planning, Prof. Dipl.-Ing Monika Daldrop-Weidmann

Responsible for Guerilla Gardening Project + Symposium 2008

.Corporate Design

Mar 2008 - Oct 2008


Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, DE, MArch, Architektur.Studium.Generale

Oct 2010 - Sep 2012

Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, DE, Architecture

German Diploma Degree (Dipl.-Ing) equivalent to Masters Degree

Oct 2004 - Sep 2012

University of the Arts, Berlin, DE, MArch, Dance, Sound, Video Art

Jan 2012 - Feb 2012

Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv-Jaffa, IL, MArch, Architecture

Oct 2011 - Dec 2011

Universidad de Sevilla, Sevilla, ES, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2011 - Oct 2011

University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, AT, MArch, Architecture

Jun 2011 - Jul 2011

Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, PL, MArch, Architecture

Apr 2011 - May 2011

UAL Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, Lisbon, PT, MArch, Architecture

Feb 2011 - Apr 2011

Tallinna Tehnikakõrgkool, Tallinn, EE, MArch, Architecture

Jan 2011 - Feb 2011


Brandenburg University of Technology Excellence Scholarship, Scholarship



STUDEXA, Scholarship

Student Exchange Tution Fee University of Tsukuba, 2250€


JASSO (Japan Student Service Organisation), Scholarship



Realized Competition - Watch Tower, Cottbus, 2nd Place



Areas of Specialization