Leonid Slonimskiy is an architect and architectural researcher. He trained as an architect at the Moscow Institute of Architecture and Columbia University GSAPP in New York. For 6 years Leonid collaborated with OMA * AMO studios in New York and with Herzog de Meuron in Basel. He also won the Geneva Prize in 2019.
An EPFL graduate, Gabriele Guscetti is a member of the board of INGENI SA in Geneva. Specialized in structural engineering, he designed and participated in projects such as the Swiss Tech Convention Centre in Lausanne, the new Rolex production units and the mobile walkway of Geneva’s Jet d'Eau. He is also a visiting university lecturer at the Accademia d’Architectura di Mendrisio, EPFL and the HES-SO in Fribourg.
Javier Fernández Contreras is an architect, associate professor and head of the Interior Architecture Department at HEAD - Geneva. His work focuses on the relationship between architecture, representation and media, particularly on the role of interiors in the construction of contemporaneity.
Historian and theorician, Düsseldorf.
Architect, sculptor, engraver, PhD graduate of the University of Paris and an Officer of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, Daniel Grataloup is the initiator of the Prix de Genève. He is recognised for his contribution to organic architecture and his works based on gesture and human movement. An internationally renowned architect, part of his work was acquired by MoMA in New York and his studio collection was acquired by the State of Geneva.
A graduate of the School of Architecture at the University of Geneva, Christian Dupraz is a winner of the Prix Arditi en Architecture & Urbanisme and the Swiss Design Awards. As an independent architect, he is very involved in Swiss and French academic institutions. Active in several associations related to architecture and art, he is the co-founder of the Maison de l’Architecture in Geneva
Art historian Carlotta Darò is an assistant lecturer at the École nationale supérieure d’architecture Paris Malaquais and a member of the Laboratoire Infrastructure Architecture Territoire. Her research explores the impact of sound technologies, telecommunications and media infrastructure in 20th century architectural and urban theory. She is also the author of several works on the theme of sound in architecture.