Since over 25 years, Stefan Scheiber-Loeis has been a collaborative member of the firm’s senior management team, instrumental in shaping a wide range of projects as a principal designer, manager and technical advisor. His expertise expands from master plan studies, cultural, commercial, hospitality and in recent years a focus on residential high rise projects in the US and abroad. Under his leadership thoughtfully crafted buildings applying latest construction technologies have led to some of the firm’s most distinctive projects in recent years.
Notable projects throughout his tenure include the 685 First Avenue Residential Tower in New York City, CDC Xin-Yi Residential Tower in Taipei, the Frieder Burda Museum in Baden-Baden, the Arp Museum in Rolandseck, the Department Store for Peek & Cloppenburg in Mannheim, the Beach Houses and Beach Hotel in Jesolo, ECM Pankrac City Master Plan in Prague, Siemens Headquarters OVMR, Munich as well as multiple competition entries in collaboration with international consultants and design partners. As an Associate Principal he currently oversees the development of the JLDD Master Plan in Italy
Prior to joining Richard Meier & Partners Mr. Scheiber-Loeis has collaborated on numerous projects with Hans Hollein, Austria, including the Generali Media Tower, Vienna, the Guggenheim Museum, Vienna, the Residence and the office for the Chancellor of the Republic of Germany and was responsible for the development of the Vulcania Museum in Saint-Ours-Les-Roches, Auvergne, France.
Mr. Scheiber-Loeis received his education at the Technical College for Civil Engineering and Art, Innsbruck, Austria, the School of Architecture McGill University Department of Architecture, Montreal, Canada and the Technical University of Vienna, Austria where he received his Master of Architecture degree. He was awarded a Fulbright Scholarship in 1994 to pursue his studies at Columbia University, New York, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation where he received his Masters of Science degree in Architecture and Urban Design in 1996 with highest honors for excellence in design. He has been a Guest Critic for design reviews at Columbia University, City College of New York, School of Visual Arts New York and the Architekturzentrum Vienna. Mr. Scheiber-Loeis is a registered architect in Germany and member of the Bund Deutscher Architekten (BDA).