Kathrin Dörfler studied architecture at the TU Graz and TU Vienna, Austria and Digital Art at the University of Applied Arts Vienna. With the diploma thesis “Integration of digital and physical design methods”, which was awarded 2nd prize at GAD Awards 2012, she completed her architectural studies in 2012 with distinction. Together with Romana Rust, with whom she collaborated during her diploma thesis, she founded the architecture collective dorfundrust. From 2006 onwards she has been working for different architecture firms in Vienna, among others for Gaupenraub and Soma Architects. Between 2012 and 2013 she was university assistant at the Institute of Art and Design at the TU Vienna, teaching in the field of computer-aided design and fabrication. Since 2013, she is a PhD researcher at the Chair of Architecture and Digital Fabrication at ETH Zurich and joined the NCCR Digital Fabrication in September 2014.
Role in the NCCR Digital Fabrication: PhD researcher
Email: Kathrin Dörfler