Alfredo Brillembourg

Founding Partner

From: Venezuela/United States

Alfredo Brillembourg was born in New York. He received his Bachelor of Art and Architecture in 1984 and his Master of Science in Architectural Design in 1986 from Columbia University.

Hubert Klumpner

Founding Partner

From: Austria

Hubert Klumpner was born in Salzburg, Austria. He graduated in 1993 from the University of Applied Arts in Vienna in the Master Class of Prof. Hans Hollein.

Core Team
Klearjos Papanicolaou

Filmmaker and Researcher

From: Greece/Mexico

Klearjos is a filmmaker and researcher born in Mexico City and raised in Chile and the United States. His interests are at the intersections of anthropology, sociology, art, and film.

Diego Ceresuela-Wiesmann

Architect and Researcher

From: Spain/Switzerland

Diego Ceresuela-Wiesmann is an architect and urban designer with a masters degree from the Polytechnic School of Architecture in Madrid (ETSAM) where he graduated with honors.

Haris Piplas

PhD Candidate and Lecture Course Coordinator

From: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Haris Piplas, born in Sarajevo, is a landscape architect, urban designer and researcher

Melanie Fessel

Architect and Researcher

From: Germany

Melanie is an architect and urban designer. She brings to U-TT her experience as director and managing editor of several successful firms and publications on both sides of the Atlantic.

Michael Walczak

Architect and Researcher

From: Poland/Germany

Michael was born and raised in Germany from a Polish family. His interests and focus lies in digital technologies in architecture and research in computational urban design.

Scott Lloyd

Architect and Researcher

From: Australia

Scott Lloyd MSc. ETH Arch. SIA works on architecture, publishing and curatorial projects with focus on alternative urban environments and the politics and aesthetics of space.

Shelina Robert

Administrative Assistant

From: Switzerland

Shelina Robert is an administrative intern. Before joining U-TT, she completed a three-year economics course in Bern.