Michael Schmidt

Michael Schmidt

Associate
Michael Schmidt joined Herzog & de Meuron in November 2007 and became Associate in 2013. He led the planning process of the new fair building hall for the Messe Basel from 2007 until its completion in Spring 2013. At the beginning of his professional career, he completed an apprenticeship as a carpenter. From 1997, Michael studied architecture at the University of Fine Arts in Berlin, while also working in different architecture offices in Berlin (Germany), San Francisco (USA) and Vienna (Austria). He graduated in 2002. For 5 years, he worked for Berlin architects Barkow Leibinger on a variety of national and international projects from concept until completion.