Sen. Art. Dipl. arch. MArch.

Anja Jonkhans is an architect and researcher living and working in Vienna. Besides teaching at the building construction department at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, she is an international guest critic and scientific reviewer on a regular basis. Her teaching and research subjects are in the field of building construction and drafting techniques. She received her Diploma and Masters degree in architecture from the Bartlett School of Architecture (UCL), London, where she was awarded several scholarships. Having worked for – amongst others – Alsop Architects and Grimshaw Architects in London, she was a founding partner of Spacelab/UK with Peter Cook and Colin Fournier for the Kunsthaus Graz museum.


Research Projects

Conceptual Joining

Anja Jonkhans (mentor), Lukas Allner (researcher)


Anja Jonkhans (Coordinator)


Conceptual Joining - Wood Structures from Detail to Utopia / Holzstrukturen im Experiment
Anja Jonkhans (Essay), Lukas Allner (Co-editor, co-author)
Lukas Allner, Christoph Kaltenbrunner, Daniela Kröhnert, Philipp Reinsberg (Eds.) Institute of Architecture, and Institute of Art Sciences and Art Education at the University of Applied Arts Vienna
Edition Angewandte, BIRKHÄUSER Verlag, 2022, ISBN 978-3-0356-2435-9

Studio Prix - University of Applied Arts Vienna 1990-2011
Anja Jonkhans
Bollinger, Klaus / Janowski-Fritsch, Roswitha / Jonkhans, Anja / Mueller, Baerbel (Editors)
Reihe: Edition Angewandte, BIRKHÄUSER Verlag, 2016
ISBN 978-3-0356-1218-9

Massive Attack - IOA Sliver Lecture Series: Selected Friends and Enemies
Anja Jonkhans (Contributing Editor)
Prix, Wolf D. / Balliet, Kristy (Editors), Reihe:Edition Angewandte, BIRKHÄUSER Verlag, 2015, ISBN 978-3-99043-458-1

Weil Kunst entsteht - Wirk(stätt)en in Niederösterreich
Anja Jonkhans (feature)
Land Niederösterreich (Editor), St. Pölten : Residenz-Verl. St. Pölten2014
ISBN 9783701733491

Design Transactions - Rethinking Information Modeling for a New Material Age
Anja Jonkhans ((contributing author))
Bob Sheil, Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen, Martin Tamke and Sean Hanna (Editors), UCL Press, 2015, ISBN 978-1-78735-489-0

IOA Studios. Hadid Lynn Prix - Selected Student Works 2009
Anja Jonkhans
Prix, Wolf D. (Editor), Janowski-Fritsch, Roswitha / Jonkhans, Anja (Editors in Chief)
Reihe: Edition Angewandte, Wien / New York Springer, 2011,
ISBN 978-3-99043-305-8

99+ IoA Studios Hadid Lynn Prix Selected Student Works 2004-8
Anja Jonkhans
Prix, Wolf D. (Editor in Chief), Janowski-Fritsch, Roswitha / Jonkhans, Anja (Editors)
Reihe: Edition Angewandte, Wien / New York Springer, 2009
ISBN 978-3-211-89798-0