UCLA

BENJAMIN ENNEMOSER

Lecturer

PROFILE

Benjamin Ennemoser is an architect and researcher based in Los Angeles, California. He was born and raised in Italy and studied Architecture at the University of Applied Arts, Vienna and the University of Innsbruck where he graduated with distinction. He has received several research fellowships such as the Tische-Stipendium, the prestigious Dr. Otto Seibert-Stipendien-Schenkung and the Start-Grant. Exhibited and published his work all over the world and taught several classes at the University of Innsbruck, University of Applied Arts Vienna, University of Fine Arts Vienna and Yun-Tech University, Taiwan. Since 2016 he is a Lecturer at UCLA’s A.UD Suprastudio and as a practitioner and researcher he has collaborated extensively with Francois Roche and Michael Wihart on numerous research projects about the speculation of computational design, robotic fabrication and applied robotics in architecture. He worked for a number of high profile practices such as GraftLab, New-Territories and LAAC Architects. Besides that, he is a licensed architect in Italy and founded his own practice, Benjamin Ennemoser Design, in 2016. As an architect and researcher, his work is situated within the field of advanced technology as a design speculation and focuses on computational design, digital fabrication, applied robotics, soft-robotics, VR & AR, machine learning and interactive architectural systems.

benenn@ucla.edu

EDUCATION

BSc.Arch University of Innsbruck, Austria
M.Arch. DI. University of Innsbruck, Austria
State Exam Architecture, Università Iuav di Venezia

AWARDS

- March 2016 / Start-Scholarship for the Research Project
- April 2015 / Tische-Scholarship for young emerging Architects
- March 2014 / Research Scholarship Dr. Otto Seibert-Stipendien-Schenkung