Adaptation Lab: Adaptation Talks: Jürgen Mayer H.

Wed 20 November 2013, 12–3pm

  • Pier Sculpture, Lazika, Georgia. Photo by Juergen Mayer H.
  • Metropol Parasol, Seville, Spain. Photo by Nikkol Roth for Holcim
  • JOH3, Berlin, Germany. Photo by Ludger Paffrath
  • Portrait of Jürgen Mayer H. Photo by Paul Green

Join the Adaptation Lab for a relaxed lunchtime gathering in which Benedict Clouette, Research Coordinator of C-Lab, will lead a live online conversation with internationally acclaimed architect Jürgen Mayer H. The audience will be encouraged to share their questions about creative processes and the possibilities for digital architecture in the city. The scheduled event programme will start with the online conversation with Jürgen Mayer H. from 12–1pm, and will then continue until 3pm with an open discussion with Benedict Clouette in the Adaptation Lab space.


Jürgen Mayer H. is the founder and principal of the cross-disciplinary studio J. MAYER H Architects. He studied at Stuttgart University, The Cooper Union and Princeton University. His work has been published and exhibited worldwide and is part of numerous collections including MoMA New York and SF MoMA and also private collections. National and international awards include the Mies van der Rohe Award Emerging Architect Special Mention in 2003, Winner Holcim Award Bronze 2005 and Winner Audi Urban Future Award 2010. Jürgen Mayer H. has taught at Princeton University, University of the Arts Berlin, Harvard University, Kunsthochschule Berlin, the Architectural Association in London, the Columbia University, New York and at the University of Toronto, Canada.