Lars Krückeberg studied architecture at the Technical University Braunschweig, Germany, the Università degli Studi di Firenze, Italy, and the German Institute for History of Art, Firenze, Italy. He graduated as Dipl.-Ing. Arch. in Braunschweig and received his Master of Architecture at the Southern Californian Institute of Architecture SCI Arc, Los Angeles, USA.
After visiting professorships at HafenCity University in Hamburg and the RWTH Aachen, Lars Krückeberg has been a visiting professor at the TU Delft in 2017/18.
In 1998 Lars Krückeberg established GRAFT in Los Angeles together with Wolfram Putz and Thomas Willemeit. With further offices in Berlin and Shanghai, GRAFT has been commissioned to design and manage a wide range of projects. GRAFT has won numerous national and international awards and earned international reputation throughout its existence.
In 2009 the GRAFT founding partners co-founded Solarkiosk AG together with Andreas Spiess, which affiliate companies are incorporated in ten countries worldwide today.
With GRAFT Brandlab, Lars Krückeberg, Wolfram Putz, and EDUCATION
Thomas Willemeit established a branding agency together with Linda Stannieder in 2014. The agency operates at the interface of architecture, design, and branding.
1997-1999 Southern Californian Institute of Architecture, Los Angeles, USA
1989-1997 Technical University Braunschweig, Germany 1993 German Inst. for History of Art, Firenze, Italy 1992-1993 Universitá degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze, Italy
Since 2015 GRAFT offers sustainable housing systems in modular design in order to quickly construct accommodations for refugees. The company called Heimat2 was founded together with three other companies working in project development and CAREER communication.
Lars Krückeberg, Wolfram Putz and Thomas Willemeit together with Marianne Birthler curated the German Pavilion in Venice at the Architecture Biennale 2018.
In 2018, Lars Krückeberg was selected as one of nine scholarship holders of the German Academy Villa Massimo Rome. The scholarship for the stay abroad goes to the elite of German artists and creatives.