Britta Knobel Gupta
Founding Partner, Studio Symbiosis
M.ARCH AADRL LONDON, DIPL-ING
Born in Stuttgart Germany, Britta Knobel Gupta commenced her Architectural studies in Konstanz and Lyon. She moved to London in 2004 to study masters in architecture and urbanism at Architectural Association School of Architecture London. In 2006 she joined Zaha Hadid Architects and was involved in a number of seminal projects as Lead Project Architect which attained international acclaim; Abu Dhabi Performing Arts Centre, Broad Art Museum in Michigan, Dubai opera house. She has also been teaching in various architectural schools in Britain, Germany and India.
Britta Knobel Gupta co-founded Studio Symbiosis Architects in 2010 and is known for her notable works in the field of architecture and design. She was awarded with the prestigious 40 under 40 Europe (the next new talented generation of European architects and designers) in 2014, alongside she has also been awarded with International property award, iGen Future Architect, Estrade International Award, Iconic Award, German Design award. As an invited speaker she gave prominent talks at TEDx Germany, Smart Geometry Hong Kong and CIBF Congress by AIT in Hamburg Germany.
Looking to push boundaries in the field of architecture and embedding sustainability in the designs, she is well known for her projects which include Double Tree by Hilton Ahmedabad, Athletic Ripples sports complex, Trans Ganga Masterplan, Kanpur riverfront redevelopment, Aqua villa, Double Tree by Hilton Kathmandu, Net zero affordable housing Jhansi and Punjab Kesari Headquarters.
Architectural Association MA DRL