Jonathan Metzner

Born in 1994, M.Sc., Master of Architecture at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg (2018–2021), title of thesis “Rudolf Ottos Theology of the Numinous in the Expressionist Work of Otto Bartning” (with Visiting Prof. Adria Daraban and Prof. Klaus Rheidt); B.Sc.: Bachelor of Architecture at TU Dresden and TU Berlin (2013–2018), title of thesis “The Melnikov Residential Building in the Mirror of the Reception of the Russian Avantgarde in the Post-Soviet Era” (with Prof. Hermann Schlimme and Prof. Kai Kappel); since 2021 collaboration in architecture offices, since February 2022 member of the DFG Research Training Group 1913 “Cultural and Technological Significance of Historic Buildings”.

Research focus: architectural theory and architectural history of thought, sociology of space, urban planning


Research project:

«Heimat» in Postmodernity. The IBA 1984/87 and the Question of Habitation in the Inner City