CV Jakob Timpe



Born in Würzburg, Germany, lives and works in Berlin and Regensburg

Studies in Architecture at Technical University of Berlin (1987-89), Technical University of Darmstadt (1989-94)

Employments in architectural practices in Leipzig (Matthias Leistner, 1993), Munich (Stephan Braunfels 1994), Cologne (Joachim Schürmann 1995-96) and Barcelona (Bonell+Gil 1996-98)

Assistant professor in the Faculty of Architecture, TU Darmstadt (1999-04)

Fellow of the German Academy Rome, Villa Massimo (2005)

Opening of the jts+o studio in Berlin (2006)

Launching of vondingen as independent design label based in Berlin (2012)

Professor for product design in the Faculty of Architecture, Technische Hochschule Regensburg, Technical University of Applied Sciences (2012)


Among the clients of the studio are institutions and manufacturers such as Alias, Atelier Alinea, Goethe-Institut, Marset, Nils Holger Moormann, Resol, serien.lighting and GTZ/European Commission.