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Andreas Lechner (b. 1974) is an Austrian architect and academic with extensive professional and research experience. Holding a PhD and habilitation in typology and design strategies, Lechner skillfully navigates the intersection of theory and practice. He studied architecture at Graz University of Technology and after formative study stays in Los Angeles, trained as an architect living and working in Berlin, Tokyo and Vienna. In 2009, he earned his doctoral degree, subsequently serving as an assistant professor and, since 2017, as Associate Professor for architectural design and typology at the Faculty of Architecture of TU Graz. Andreas is a visiting professor at the Politecnico di Milano and edits a special issue of RIBA’s The Journal of Architecture on “Peripheries” slated for 2026.

Studio Andreas Lechner is a Graz, Austria based design and research practice with a commitment to the careful crafting of architectural solutions through a process of making. The studio seamlessly integrates design, teaching, and research activities to form an integral part of the office’s engagement with architecture’s entanglements of spatial(ized) form.

Andreas Lechner is a licensed architect and member of the Austrian Federal Chamber of Architects and Engineers. He worked, lectured and taught internationally a.o. in Berlin, Brussels, Copenhagen, Genoa, Hamburg, Innsbruck, Istanbul, Milan, Naples, Newcastle upon Tyne, Portsmouth, Vienna, Venice and others.     

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