Florian Hertweck

Florian Hertweck is an architect and professor at the University of Luxembourg, where he chairs the master program Architecture, European Urbanisation, Globalisation. In 2018 he curated, together with Andrea Rumpf, the Luxembourg Pavilion for the 12th Architecture Biennial in Venice, for which he co-edited the accompanying Arch+ “The Property Issue. Ground Control and the Commons”. Since 2019, Hertweck is leading, together with Milica Topalovic from ETH Zurich, a consortium of researchers and planners for the development of a territorial design strategy for Greater Geneva 2050. He is currently working on a book on the land property issue and its relation to the essence of architecture. Hertweck’s major publications include Positions on Emancipation. Architecture between Aesthetics and Politics ( 2018), Dialogic City. Berlin wird Berlin (2015), the critical edition of Oswald Mathias Ungers’ and Rem Koolhaas’ The city in the city. Berlin: a Green Archipelago (2013).