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Cover series: #12 Eleanna Balesi
(1972, Biel, CH) lives and works in Berlin. He studied architecture at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and at the Universität der Künste (UdK) Berlin. Since 2000 he works as an independant architect in Berlin with Tobias Engelschall. He has designed private homes in Neuchâtel, Falsterbo (under construction) and Hiddensee; galleries, art spaces, museums, shops, offices, restaurants, spas and apartments in Bad Driburg (under construction), Berlin, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Münich, Osnabrück, Athens (under construction), London, Lucinasco and Nicosia. He has undertaken the architectural design for exhibitions at the Kunsthaus Bregenz, the Galerie der HGB Leipzig and the Ethnologisches Museum Dahlem. He has participated in group shows at the Kunsthalle Baden Baden, Kunsthall Bergen and Kunstverein Bielefeld. And he has collaborated with artists such as Michael Beutler, Pablo Bronstein, Julian Goethe, David Lieske, Sharyar Nashat, Christodoulos Panayotou and Danh Vo.