Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Uwe Schröder, architect [usarch], *1964 in Bonn; 1983 A levels; 1984-1985 civilian service; 1985-1986 training as an architectural draftsman, 1986-1992 studies in architecture at the RWTH Aachen University, work in the architectural practice of Prof. O. M. Ungers in Cologne, Frankfurt, and Berlin (1988-1990), 4th Hamburg Bauforum with Prof. J. P. Kleihues (1990), summer academy with Prof. W. A. Noebel (1990), guest studies at Düsseldorf Art Academy with Prof. O. M. Ungers (1991-1992); 1992 Diplom in architecture with Prof. W. Döring, Aachen; 1992-1995 postgraduate studies in architecture at Düsseldorf Art Academy; 1993ff. founds independent architectural office in Bonn, numerous distinctions and prizes for realized projects, including the German Critics' Prize for Architecture (2004), scholarship at the Deutsche Akademie Rom Villa Massimo (2005), Architecture Prize of North Rhine-Westphalia (awarded in 2011 and 2018), numerous solo and group exhibitions, including “Uwe Schröder. Architettura degli spazi,” Chiesa dello Spirito Santo, Cesena, Italy (2010) and “Uwe Schröder. Sugli spazi della città,” Palazzo della Gran Guardia, Padua, Italy (2011); 1995 master scholar with Prof. L. Ortner, Düsseldorf Art Academy; 2000-2002 lectureship in the fundamentals of design at the Fachhochschule Bochum; 2003-2004 visiting professor of design and architectural theory at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences; 2004-2008 accepts an appointment as professor of design and architectural theory at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences; 2006 study trip to Italy, Olevano Romano, Casa Baldi; scholarship from the Deutsche Akademie Rome; 2008ff. accepts an appointment in the teaching and research field of Space Design with the Department of Architecture, RWTH Aachen University; 2009-2010 guest professorship at the Università di Bologna, Facoltà di Architettura "Aldo Rossi," Italy; 2016 guest professorship at the Università degli Studi di Napoli "Federico II", Departemento di Architettura Italy; 2016 guest professorship at the Politecnico di Bari, Dipartimento di Scienze dell'Ingegneria Civile e dell'Architettura (diCAR), Italy; 2018 guest professorship at the Universtà degli Studi di Catania, Scuola di Architettura di Siracusa, Italy; 2018-2019 guest professorship at the Politecnico di Milano, Dipartimento di architettura, ingegneria delle costruzione e ambiente costruito, Italy.