Born in Berlin, Germany, in 1967 Tim Kammasch
finished his PhD in Philosophy at the University of Zurich in 2001. Before that, he was Assistant at the Chair of Prof. Dr. Kurt W. Forster (Architecture and Art History) at the Institute of History and Architectural Theory at ETH and worked on several exhibitions at the Kunsthaus Zürich, in collaboration with Guido Magnaguagno and Juri Steiner. He also was part of the founding team of trans magazine, the architectural review of the Department of Architecture at ETH in Zurich. From 2005 to 2007, he was a Lecturer and Assistant-in- Chief at the Department of Philosophy at Zurich University. Since 2008, he has been Professor for Cultural Theory of Architecture at the Joint Master of Architecture at the Berne University of Applied Sciences. Tim Kammasch lives and works in Zurich.