Associate Professor Uwe Rieger

Dipl -Ing Arch

Research | Current

  • Reactive architecture
  • Process orientated spaces and reacting architectural systems
  • Haptic-Digital modelling and fabrication
  • Biomimetic strategies and construction

Committees/Professional groups/Services

  • NZIA
  • Registered as a Member of the Architectural Chamber of Germany, Berlin Branch
  • University of Auckland Representative NZIA, Auckland Branch
  • Member of Advisory Board CoLab, Auckland
  • Director, Shed 10^, gallery and interdisciplinary production space, Auckland

Selected publications and creative works (Research Outputs)

  • Rieger, H. U., & Liu, Y. (6/9/2018). LightTank [Mixed media], Ars Electronica Festival 2018, Cathedral Linz. Related URL.
  • Brown, D., Manfredini, M, Mcpherson, P., Pretty, A., Rieger, U., & Southcombe, M. (Eds.) (2017). Crossing boundaries: Reflections on applied collaborative architectural research (1st). Siracusa, Italy: Lettera Ventidue Edizioni S.r.l. Pages: 234. Related URL.
  • Rieger, U. (2017). LightScale II - arc/sec Lab. In J. Lamere, C. P. Alonso (Eds.) ACADIA 2017 DISCIPLINES & DISRUPTION: Projects Catalog of the 37th Annual Conference of the Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture, 232-237. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Association for Computer Aided Design in Architecture. Related URL.
  • Brown, D. K., Manfredini, M., McPherson, P., Pretty, A., Rieger, U., & Southcombe, M. (Eds.) (2017). Critical thresholds: Traversing architectural pedagogy, research and practice. (Special issue of the Journal of Public Space.). Brisbane, Australia (journal): Queensland University of Technology. Related URL.
    Other University of Auckland co-authors: Manfredo Manfredini
  • Rieger, U., & McPherson, P. (25/5/2016). Studio[]Christchurch: Urban Installations [Mixed media ( architectural models combined with video projections)], Future Islands: New Zealand Exhibition, Venice Architecture Biennale 2016, Plazzo Bollani, Venice, Italy,.
  • Rieger, U. (2015). Studio[]Christchurch 2011-2015. Paper presented at AASA 2015: Applied Collaborations: 8th International Conference and Exhibition of the Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia, Christchurch, New Zealand. 2 October - 3 October 2015. Applied collaborations: 8th International Conference and Exhibition of the Association of Architecture Schools of Australasia.
  • Rieger, U.. CityUps. Christchurch, High Street. Related URL.
  • Rieger, U. LuxCity 2012 [Urban installations] CBD, Christchurch, New Zealand. 19/10/2012 - 19/10/2012

Contact details

Primary office location

Level 5, Room 542
New Zealand