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About

Zamp Kelp Vita

1941
born in Bistritz Transsylvania

1959
general qualification for university entrance

1967
Diploma Architecture Technische Universität, Vienna, founding member of Haus-Rucker-Co in Vienna, team of Architects and Artists

1967-69
Assistent Professor to Prof., Dr., Karl Schwanzer, Institute for Design and Building Studies,  Technical University Vienna

1970
Transfer to Düsseldorf, Germany; Member of the Architectural Association, Nordrhein Westphalen

1971-72
installation of Haus-Rucker-Co New York, together with Klaus Pinter

1972
participation documenta 5, Kassel

1977
participation documenta 6, Kassel

1979
Awarded Kunstpreis Berlin (Fine Arts Award)

1980
Birth of Christoph FF Kelp

1980-82
Visiting Professor at Cornell University and at the Design Department, Hochschule der Künste Berlin

1987
Member oft he Architectural Association Berlin

1988
Visiting Professor at the Städelsche Kunstschule, Division of Architecture, University Professor at Hochschule der Künste Berlin, Department of Architecture

1993
Head of Building Design, Space Design and Communications Technology, Head of Laboratory for Computer Aided Design, Hochschule der Künste, Berlin

1995
Awarded Gustav Meier Preis by the City of Berlin

1996
Visiting Professor Technische Universität Wien

1997
Award Deutscher Architekturpreis Beton

1998
Member of the Institut für Metropole Architektur Design UDK, Berlin

2001
Member at the Advisory Board of Town Design in Linz, Austria

2002
Head of Architecture at the International Summer Academy, Salzburg

2004
Visiting Professor at Bauhaus University, Weimar, Chair of Prof. Karl-Heinz Schmitz

2006
Chairman at the Advisory Board of Town Design in Linz, Austria

2009
Final Lecture at the Universität der Künste, Berlin with the headline „In Search of the Vibrating Nerve of our Times“, together with Dr. Phil. Christoph Kelp, Catholic University Leuwen

2014
Curator of the exhibition „Haus-Rucker-Co: Architekturutopie Reloaded“ in cooperation with Dr. Katja Blomberg and Dr. Ludwig Engel

2017
Presentation of Archive Zamp Kelp at Gallery Hall in Linz, Austria

Haus-Rucker-Co Vita

1967
Founding of Haus-Rucker-Co by
Laurids Ortner, Günter Zamp Kelp and Klaus Pinter in Vienna, Austria

1970
Opening of Studios in Düsseldorf Germany and New York City USA

1971
Manfred Ortner becomes a member of Haus-Rucker-Co, Düsseldorf

1973
Independent studios by Haus-Rucker-CO in Düsseldorf with Laurids Ortner, Günter Zamp Kelp and Manfred Ortner and Haus-Rucker-Inc. in New York with Klaus Pinter and Carol Michels.

1977
Haus-Rucker-Inc. finishes exsistence. Start of independent activities by Klaus Pinter as artist and Carol Michels as writer.

1987
Opening up of independent Studios by Günter Zamp Kelp and Laurids and Manfred Ortner in Düsseldorf

1992
Break up of Haus-Rucker-Co, Düsseldorf on the occasion of the exhibition about Haus-Rucker-Co at Kunsthalle Vienna

Major projects and Realisations:

1965
Architekturtrainer, Project for a school of architecture

1967
Pneumacosm, air supported living unit for 10 to 15 users

1972
Oasis Nr. 7 in Haus-Rucker-Co realised at documenta 5, Kassel

1977
Rahmenbau (Big Frame) in Haus-Rucker-Co realised at documenta 6

1993-96
Neanderthal Museum, Düsseldorf Mettmann;
Blueprint planning: Günter Zamp Kelp and Julius Krauss/Arno Brandlhuber, detailed Planning: Office Zamp Kelp, Düsseldorf

2001-06
House in Front of the Wind, office building with one integrated carport on each level, realised at Rhine Harbour Düsseldorf

2004-08
Kunsthalle Mainz, realised by Zamp Kelp neo.studio,
Rhine Harbour Mainz