Born 1974, Switzerland
Master of Architecture, ETH Zurich, 1999
Senior Researcher at the Chair of Architecture and Construction ETH Zürich 2014 – present / Lecturer at ETH Zürich 2005 – 2011 / Research and Teaching Assistant ETH Zürich 1999 – 2012
Patrick Chladek is currently holding the position of a senior researcher at the Chair of Architecture and Construction at ETH Zürich. Prior to that, he has already been involved in teaching and research at ETH Zurich for the past 15 years with the Chair of Hans Kollhoff. His engagement resulted in several book publications and exhibitions on the work of Hans Kollhoff and his chair, latest with the architectural retrospective Praxis und Lehre – 1987 – 2012 in the ETH Zürich main building and the appendant catalogue titled Architekturlehre. Between 2005 and 2012, Patrick Chladek was responsible for the MAS programs “City Building Typology” and “Tectonic Construction Systematics” at ETH Zurich. At the Chair of Architecture and Construction Dirk E. Hebel, he researches on the relationship between material, location and space and is responsible for the master thesis program.
Patrick Chladek practices architecture with his firm Patrick Chladek – Architects and works with his team on projects in Switzerland and neighbouring countries. He is one of the founding editors of the ETH trans- Magazine in 1996, together also with Dirk E. Hebel, among others