Independent architect and urban planner BDA, DWB (German Association of Craftsmen)
Markus Weismann studied architecture at the University of Stuttgart and at the TU in Delft (NL) after his training as a steel construction mechanic and his studies at the
Swiss Jazz School. After receiving his diploma, he was initially employed at the UNStudio in Amsterdam; in 1998, he was the founding partner of zipherspaceworks in Stuttgart. The office urban matters UMnet emerged from his employment as a research assistant at the University of Karlsruhe (KIT) under the chair of prof. Alex Wall (2008 –2015). He has been a managing partner with asp Architekten GmbH since 2017.
Markus Weismann is a DGNB (German Sustainable Building Council) consultant and was appointed to the BDA in 2003 and the Deutscher Werkbund in 2014. Among other things, he has been awarded the Weissenhof Architecture Award.