Céline Zimmer is a PhD candidate at the University of Luxembourg. She studied Architecture in Trier (Hochschule Trier) and Hamburg (HafenCity Universität). After her graduation in 2019 she started working at Studio Hertweck. During her master studies in Hamburg, interdisciplinary work with urban designers, urbanists and civil engineers was part of her study program. Her work as PhD student includes working on the IBA-Atelier, established earlier this year with the aim to develop a transboundary IBA (Internationale Bauaustellung) in the region of Esch-Belval.