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Jan Niklas Schoepf is an architect and designer currently based in vienna, austria.


His main expertise is in the fields of architectural design, architectural concepts, 3d modeling, digital modeling, digital design, building information modeling, digital fabrication (cnc-milling, lasercutting, 3d printing), architectural visualizations graphic design, 3d animations and augmented - virtual reality as design but also as representation tools.

He studied architecture at the university of innsbruck where he did his bachelor thesis under peter trummer at the institute of urban design and at the university of applied arts vienna | die angewandte | studio greg lynn where he received his diploma in june 2018 with distinction.

Jan gained his professional experience with a number of architectural but aswell construction firms around austria and europe, where he was involved in a wide range of high profile projects ranging from masterplans to product design.

he also held a teaching assistent positions for 2 years at the university of applied arts vienna | die angewandte | studio greg lynn, where he was responsible for digital fabrication such as cnc - milling, lasercutting, 3d printing. Jan was working at the Viennese Architecture Office Pichler & Traupmann Architekten, where he worked as an Architect | Designer but as well as a 3D - Modelling Specialst with the main focus of modeling in - but also transfering complex 3D Models into - a Building Information Environment.

Since May 2021 Jan is collaborating with the renowed multidisciplinary architecture and urban design practice UNStudio (United Network Studio), where his main responsibility lies in architectural design and also Building Information Modelling. 

in the year 2016 he got awarded together with michael knoll and felix stadler (structural engineer) for their project "lufthafen wachau" with the first prize of the concrete student trophy, a national interdisciplinary architecture competiton for students.

In 2021 Jan founded together with Fabian Partoll the

design collaborative studioNXA



2021.05 - to current
Freelance Architect | Architectural Designer
UNStudio | Amsterdam

2018.12 - 2021.05
Architect | Designer
Pichler & Traupmann Architekten | Vienna

2018.08 - 11
Design Architect
Roeck Architekten | Innsbruck

2016 - 2018
Teaching Assistent | Digital Fabrication
University of Applied Arts Vienna | Studio Greg Lynn
CNC - Milling, Lasercutting, 3d-Printing

2016 - 2017
Freelancer | Fire escape plans
Freelance Architect
Atelier PAP | Vienna

2012 - 2015
Freelance - Project - Architect
teamk2 [architects] | Innsbruck

summer 2012
Architectural Intern
Ried & Zrenner architecture | Innsbruck

Freelance Architect
Haid & Falkner Gmbh | Längenfeld

9 Months civil service
Paramedic Red cross Austria | Sölden

Architectural Intern
Haid & Falkner Gmbh | Längenfeld

Architectural Intern
Haid & Falkner Gmbh | Längenfeld

AT - Thurnerbau / Zimmerei | Längenfeld

Construction Company Grüner | Längenfeld

Carpenter Assistent
Construction Company Grüner | Längenfeld



2015 - 2018

Masterprogramm Architecture

University of Applied Arts Vienna

die Angewandte

Studio Greg Lynn

with distinction

2011 - 2015

Bachelorprogramm Architecture

Technical University of Innsburck

2005 - 2010

Technical Highschool


Building construction

2001 - 2005

Middle school


1997 - 2001

Primary school


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