Berit Seidel
Curriculum vitae

Since 2011 Assistant at the chair for the history of art and architecture, gta Institute (chair of Prof. Dr. Philip Ursprung)

Since 2009 Master study at University of the Arts in Zürich, Switzerland, as a member of the artist collective U5 (

2006 - 2010 Assistant at the chair of Prof. Gregor Eichinger, DARCH, ETH Zürich

2006 - 2009 Bachelor study, Department Media and Art, ZHdK, Zürich

2006 - Architect, EM2N, Zürich

2006 - Architect, Kräuchi Architekten, Basel

2005 - 2006 Assistant, Grafiktraktor, Zürich

2003 - 2004 International study at DARCH, ETH Zürich

2002 - 2003 Practical training, Buchner Bründler Architects, Basel

1998 - 2005 Architectural study at TU Dresden, Germany

1998 School leaving examination at Albert-Schweitzer-Gymnasium, Kamenz, Germany


U5 is a Zürich-based artist collective from Austria, Germany and Switzerland founded in 2007. The practice of U5 spans a wide range of approaches and mediums. The work reflects U5's art style of maximalism, which stands for maximum complexity.