Christian SUMI

Jury Member
UIA Representative


Christian Sumi prof.em dipl. arch ETH/ BSA

Studied at the Zurich Polytechnic ETH, where he worked for the Institute for History and Architectural Theory gta. He has taught at Harvard University GSD, Lausanne Polytechnic EPFL and the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow. From 2008 to 2016, he and Marianne Burkhalter held a full professorship at the Accademia di Architettura Mendrisio AAM. 1984 founding of burkhalter sumi architects, from 2020 new together with Marianne Burkhalter. 2014 and 2018 participation at the Biennale in Venice.


– “Burkhalter sumi architects. projects 2002-2015 “, Electa Milan 2016
– “Burkhalter Sumi. Recent work “, 2G n.35, Gustavo Gili Publishing House,
Barcelona 2005