Ivo Krings

Ivo Krings studied architecture, urban design and town planning at the
University of Applied Sciences in Koblenz and at the Technical University of Hamburg.

In 1991 he was invited to Zaha Hadids office in London for one
year. Worked as an architect in Hamburg from 1992-'95, joining the office of Martin Streb and becoming partner in 2002.

From 1996 to 2003 he was a research assistant at the institute and department of urban design at theTechnical University of Aachen.

Since 2004 he is guest professor in the master programme of urban design at the University of Applied Sciences in Koblenz.

Publications:
Ivo Krings: Visions for Regions. Bildhafte Gestaltungskonzepte fur Regionen:
Gemeinsam traumen oder Orientierungshilfe?
Visions for regions. Visual concepts to shape regions: shared dreams or
guidance?
In: Information zur Raumentwicklung, Heft 9.2002, Bundesamt fur Bauwesen und
Raumordnung (Federal Office for Building and Regional Planning), Bonn.

Office: Core projects
International Urban Design Competition: Ueberseequartier, HafenCity, Hamburg 2003. third price

Housing, Hamburg 2006, 40 flats: Standards: Niedrigenergiehaus
Zentrale Luftungsanlage mit Warmeruckgewinnung
Solaranlage zur Unterstutzung der Warmwasserbereitung
Regenwasserverwendung, Barrierefrei, Mietergarten, Wohnhöfe und begrünte Dachterrassen.

Project: Reurbanisierung + Renaturierung + Revitalisierung.
Umnutzung leerstehender Burohochhauser zum "Wohnen mitten in der Großstadt", Hamburg 2006