Oworonshoki, Lagos. Decolonial and Feminist Practices in Urban Design

Academy Award 2023, Rundgand 2023, Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design

Svizra27/ Labor Ludens
1st place

The winning Svizra27 project was submitted by the team of Fabienne Hoelzel and Claudia Meier. Fabienne Hoelzel, born in Aarau, is an architect and professor of Urban Design at the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design in Stuttgart; Claudia Meier is an architect and lecturer at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts. Amongst the five finalists, the duo and their team were the clear favourite. Svizra27 will feature nine themes presented in a playful format and will be held at nine locations across Northwestern Switzerland. Fabienne Hoelzel, Claudia Meier and their team will be joining the Overall Project Management team of Svizra27 as Creative Directors starting from 1 January 2022.

Urban Systems: Otumara, Lagos

Academy Award 2020, Rundgand 2020, Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design

Schindler Global Award
3rd place

"Urban Metabolism. Mumbai", Urban Design Studio, ABK Stuttgart, Chair of Urban Design in collaboration with Chair of Digital Design (10 students)

DAAD Research Scholarship

Research stipend for two-month field work in Lagos (Nigeria)

Mobile Dry Diversion Toilet

Mobile Dry Diversion Toilet – Prof. Fabienne Hoelzel in collaboration with Prof. Uwe Fischer and their students at the Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design

Fuller Challenge
Makoko/Iwaya Waterfront Regeneration Plan

Makoko/ Iwaya Regeneration Plan