About us Team
'Patalab is a team of dedicated and talented Architects and Designers with a wealth of experience in the design and construction industry.
Uwe Schmidt-Hess Founder & Director
Uwe is the founder and director of 'Patalab. Since setting up the practice in 2008, he has coordinated the design of a diverse range of projects encompassing the residential, public, office, arts and culture sectors. Prior to establishing Patalab, Uwe worked for several leading international firms including Fink+jocher in Munich, Atrium Design in Bangkok and Make Architects in London.more
As well as practice, he has extensive teaching experience. He is currently a Masters unit tutor at the University of East London and has taught at Kingston University, The Bartlett School of Architecture at UCL and the University of Greenwich. Uwe undertook his studies in Weimar, Oxford and London, receiving his Diploma in Architecture from Bauhaus-University in Germany and his Masters of Architecture from the Bartlett School of Architecture.
Dr. Michael Wihart Partner & Co-founder of 'Patalab Architekten
Michael joined 'Patalab in 2011 and became Partner in 2017. He is co-founder of 'Patalab Architekten in Germany and leads the Berlin office. Michael is responsible for some of the practice's key projects in London and Berlin including the office refurbishment of 141-143 Shoreditch High Street and the conversion of Media Factory.more
Simon Wyn James