Christian Weyell studied architecture at ETH Zurich and TU Darmstadt, where he graduated in 2008. After graduating, he worked at HHF Architects as Project Leader and later as Associate.
From 2012 until 2018 he worked as a researcher and teaching assistant with Prof. Kees Christiaanse, chair for Architecture and Urban Design at the ETH Zurich. As such, he was in charge of the urban design studio focusing on the development of inner city‚Grand Projets’ and involved in the transdisciplinary research project Zernez Energia 2020.
In 2015, he founded Weyell Zipse Architekten together with Kai Zipse. From 2018 to 2020, he was partner of Weyell Zipse & Hörner.
Kai Zipse studied at the TU Darmstadt, the University of Tokyo (DAAD scholarship) and the University of the Arts in Berlin. He did internships at SANAA and Kengo Kuma Architects in Tokyo, as well as Meili Peter Architects in Zurich. After graduating in 2008 he worked until 2011 at Graber Pulver Architects in Zurich. From 2011 until 2013 he worked for Caruso St John Architects in London. From 2013 until 2015 he worked at Miller & Maranta Architects in Basel.
From 2015 until 2020 he was teaching with Prof. Adam Caruso, Chair for Architecture and Construction, at the ETH Zurich.
In 2015, he founded Weyell Zipse Architekten together with Christian Weyell. From 2018 to 2020, he was partner of Weyell Zipse & Hörner.
Isabel Grohe, Natalia Podejko, Micha Ringger, Christian Weyell, Momoko Yasaka, Kai Zipse
former collaborators: Tiziano Aramburo, Mathew Critchley, Jue Liu, Irena Nowacka, Felix Spangenberg, Miriam Stierle, Marcelo Rovira Torres