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Monday May 12 2021, 17:30
The MAIA program (Master of Interior Architecture, HEAD – Genève) invite you to a series of conferences, called Creative Industries. They are held by established professionals and seek to give access to skills that can be useful in a career as an interior architect.
Jen Casper is a licensed architect, a member of the Chamber of Architects of Berlin since 2003, and a member of BDA, Bund Deutscher Architekten (Association of German Architects) since 2007.
Jens award-winning practice is specialized in highly individualized solutions, developed in collaborative relationships. His transformative work often tackles historic monuments and listed environments. It includes the conversion of a former waste water pumping station into the seat of the publisher DISTANZ in Berlin- Kreuzberg, the bunker conversion BOROS COLLECTION in Berlin- Mitte, WHITE CUBE´s largest venue on Bermondsey Street, London, and the event hall Phoenixhalle aka WARSTEINER MUSIC HALL in Dortmund.
He has extensive teaching experiences, was a student tutor at RWTH Aachen, taught at TU Berlin as assistant professor and visiting lecturer, and was a Unit Master within the AA Berlin Laboratory of the Architectural Association. He was a visiting professor Contextual Design and lecturer at Brandenburg University of Technology BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg heading the chair Entwerfen und Bauen im Bestand and the ceased international postgraduate architectural design programme Architektur.Studium.Generale. Recently he has been lecturing on the correlation of heritage conservation and architectural design at the BTU Chair of Architectural Conservation, including a DAAD workshop in Bagan and Yangon, Myanmar.
Jens lives and works in Berlin, Germany