Nao studied architecture at the University of Tokyo and visited the ETH Zurich during a student exchange. Subsequent to her studys she worked at nendo on several projects ranging from art installations, exhibitions, and interiors to architecture and founded her own architecture practice in 2019.
Jan-Holger studied architecture at the ETH Zurich with Herzog & de Meuron and Christ & Gantenbein and gained further insights as their intern and architect. His thesis project with Markus Peter was published in the ETH Yearbook 2017.
Robert studied architecture at the ETH Zurich with Herzog & de Meuron
and Markus Peter. The three following years after his graduation he gained
execution knowledge at Christ & Gantenbein, working on a large-scale
project from tender to completion.