Sophie Luger
Univ.-Ass. Mag.arch.

Sophie Luger is a licensed architect and member of the Austrian Federal Chamber of Architects and Engineers, currently working and teaching in Vienna. She studied at the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture in London and the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, where she received her master's degree (Mag. arch) in architecture (Studio Zaha Hadid) in 2006. She obtained a grant from the Austrian Federal Ministry of Education, Arts, and Culture and gained professional experience as a design architect at Asymptote Architecture New York, Wolfgang Tschapeller ZT GmbH, and CAP Vienna, among others. Her work ranges from large-scale interventions to exhibition design and projects with a particular focus on sound behavior. She gained further academic qualification in acoustic building and sound performance in 2018 and continues to research in that field. Her course “Applied Acoustics” at the Institute of Architecture centers on the fundamentals of sound generation and sound propagation within the built environment. Luger has been a teaching member of Studio Hani Rashid at the Institute of Architecture, University of Applied Arts Vienna, since 2011.