Toni Kotnik
Department of Architecture

Toni Kotnik

Professor (Associate Professor)

Contact information

Postal address
Otaniementie 14, 02150 Espoo
Mobile phone
+358504645211
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Description

Toni Kotnik (born 1969, Germany) received his Ph.D. degree (Dr. sc. Nat.) in mathematics from the University of Zurich, Switzerland, in 1999. After completion of his second degree in architecture he worked as senior researcher at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich and as studio master at the Architectural Association (AA) in London. Dr. Kotnik was Assistant Professor at the Institute for Experimental Architecture at the University of Innsbruck and Associate Professor at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. He is principal of d’HKL, a Zurich-based office focusing on experimental and research-oriented architectural design, and has been lecturing worldwide including Harvard University, Copenhagen Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Princeton University, The Bartlett School of Architecture, Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Sydney University of Technology, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and MoMA New York. His practice and research work has been published and exhibited internationally, including the Venice Biennale, and is centered on the integration of knowledge from science and engineering into architectural thinking and the design process.

Areas of expertise

211 Architecture 212 Civil and construction engineering Architecture Construction engineering Artistic design

Honors and awards

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Architecture
Sep 2019

Best Presentation Award 2019 Winner, eCAADe Porto, Portugal, winner of the Best Presentation Prize: Ashish Mohite with his paper, co-authored by Mariia Kochneva and Toni Kotnik: Speed of Deposition: Vehicle for structural and aesthetic expression in CAM.

Publications

Department of Architecture
Publishing year: 2019 A/Z ITU Journal of the Faculty of Architecture
Department of Architecture, Department of Civil Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Energy Efficiency and Systems, Building Design and Construction
Publishing year: 2019 Structures and Architecture: Bridging the Gap and Crossing Borders
Department of Architecture
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Architecture
Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Digital Landscape Architecture
Department of Architecture
Publishing year: 2019 Research Culture in Architecture
Department of Architecture, Department of Civil Engineering, Building Design and Construction
Publishing year: 2019
Department of Architecture, Department of Civil Engineering, Building Design and Construction
Publishing year: 2019 Arkkitehti
Department of Architecture, Aalto Digital Design Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Publishing year: 2019 Architecture in the Age of the 4th Industrial Revolution
Mineral Based Materials and Mechanics, Department of Civil Engineering, Department of Architecture
Publishing year: 2019 Journal of Building Engineering
Department of Architecture, Department of Civil Engineering
Publishing year: 2018 Creativity in Structural Design