Christian Veddeler is Director / Senior Architect at UNStudio, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, an international architectural design studio specializing in architecture, interior architecture, product design, urban development and infrastructural projects. The name, UNStudio, stands for United Network Studio, referring to the collaborative nature of the practice. Alongside his role in UNStudio’s Board of Directors, he is leading several international projects. This currently includes mixed-use high-rise projects in the USA and Germany. In close collaboration with Ben van Berkel, Christian Veddeler was in charge of the Campus for the Singapore University of Technology and Design, which was completed in 2015.
Previously he has been responsible for a series of key projects by UNStudio that focused on inclusive design methodologies, system thinking in architecture and the interplay of performance and aesthetics as the K4 office section of the recently completed Arnhem Central Station Masterplan, Chicago’s Burnham Pavilion and the New Amsterdam Pavilion in New York City. His extensive involvement in academia includes numerous teaching assignments and visiting professorships, amongst others at Harvard University, TU Delft, the AA Visiting School and Städelschule Architecture Class (SAC) in Frankfurt, Germany. Christian Veddeler is a registered architect in the Netherlands and has received a Master of Science with Honours degree in Architecture from the TU Delft.