josef kaps, dreicon

A Journey From Education To Practice
M 04 April 2016  |  6:30pm  |  Kresge Theatre
Henry Hornbostel Lecture; cosponsored by Epic Metals

JOSEF KAPS is a founding partner at DREiCON, a Zurich-based firm specializing in architecture, design management, project management, and consulting/ representation services. An alumnus of the Carnegie Mellon School of Architecture, Kaps joined Foster + Partners in 1995, running their Zurich office and becoming a partner in 2007. After fifteen years with Foster + Partners, Kaps departed to become a founding member of DREiCON with partner Neils Hochuli in 2010. Recent projects include Operation Center 1 for the Zurich Airport, the Kernkraftwerk Leibstadt Nuclear Power Plant, and the Grand Hotel a Villa Feltrinelli, as well as various residential and commercial projects throughout Switzerland.