Person

Dipl.-Ing. Architektin

Verena Hake

Research Assistant

Portrait of Research Assistant Verena Hake
Lehrstuhl für Architekturgeschichte

Address

Building: 1080 Reiff-Museum

Room: R 118

Schinkelstraße 1

52062 Aachen

Contact

WorkPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 94787
Fax Fax: +49 241 80 92314
 

Consultation Hour

Tuesdays, 12noon to 1pm | Appointments to be requested via e-mail

 

Verena Hake is responsible for the supervision of the design projects in the Master's program as well as for the Master's and Bachelor's theses. She regularly gives lectures and organizes seminars, fields of research as well as building survey excursions to Rome. At the Chair, she is also responsible for all questions of public image and for the design and editing of its website.

 

Curriculum Vitae

2005-2012 Studies in Architecture at RWTH Aachen University, diploma with honors under Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Pieper and Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Hartwig N. Schneider, RWTH Aachen University Springorum medal | 2010 Internship at gmp Architekten von Gerkan, Marg und Partner, Aachen, collaboration on the "Neues Hans-Sachs-Haus" in Gelsenkirchen | 2012 Nomination for the Young Talent Award, awarded by the Stiftung Deutscher Architekten | 2012-2014 Research Assistant at the Chair of Architectural History and Conservation at RWTH Aachen University under Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Pieper, collaboration on the research project "Die Hochkorridore von Sabbioneta" (DFG-funded) and various smaller research projects, member of the Faculty Committee of Academics and Evaluation | 2014-2016 Architect at hks architekten, Aachen, deputy leader on new construction, extension and conservation projects as well as on competitions, including the "Berufskolleg Attendorn" (2nd prize) and the "Neues Rathaus Stockstadt am Rhein" (honourable mention) | 2015-2017 Teaching assignment for design at the Chair of Architectural History at RWTH Aachen University under Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Anke Naujokat | 2016-2017 teaching assignment for design at FH Aachen under Prof. Ulrich Hahn | since 2016 Freelance architect | since 2017 Research assistant at the Chair of Architectural History at RWTH Aachen University under Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Anke Naujokat | 2018 Nomination for the Faculty of Architecture's Teaching Award

Member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Chamber of Architects | Member of the aachen_fenster - raum für bauen und kultur e. V.

 

Research

Current Research Projects

The Mostra dell'Acqua Felice in Rome. Creation and genesis, typology and meaning of a counter-reformatory urban water architecture (ongoing dissertation)

Blue Architecture

Main Research Areas and Interests

Architecture for the display of water | Color in architecture, especially blue architecture | Villa and garden architecture of Cinque- and Seicento Italy, especially in and around Rome | Vernacular, anonymous, rural architectures in alpine and prealpine regions, especially methods of conserving and responsily redeveloping them | Postmodern architecture, especially the oeuvre of Ricardo Bofill | Architectural History and Historical Building Research as auxiliary design tools, especially the reactivation and creative interpretation of established building typologies and traditional architectural themes for solving contemporary building tasks | Interactions between architecture, literature and philosophy, especially spatial descriptions and theories (Max Frisch, Italo Calvino, Jacques Déleuze and Félix Guattari) and their architectural translation and interpretation | Biographical architecture

 

Main Publications

A complete list of Verena Hake's publications is available via RWTH Publications.

Editorships

Jan Pieper, Reto Bellinger, Daniel Buggert, Ines Finkeldei, Anke Fissabre, Verena Hake, Caroline Helmenstein, Bruno Schindler, Björn Schötten (eds.): Messen - Zeichnen - Verstehen. Eine kritische Retrospektive auf Themen, Methoden und Trouvaillen der Baugeschichte von Jan Pieper und seinen Mitarbeitern an der TU Berlin und der RWTH Aachen (1983-2013), Aachen 2013. (= Arbeitsblätter zur Baugeschichte, 3)

Articles

Verena Hake: Prinzip: Patchwork , in: Bauwelt, 2 (2020), p. 30-35.

Tobias Glitsch, Verena Hake: Wie Phoenix aus der Asche? , in: Bauwelt, 17 (2019), p. 12-15.

Verena Hake: Spa. Glanz und Vanitas des Café de l'Europe , in: Bauwelt, 13 (2018), p. 36-39.
(= StadtBauwelt, 218)

Verena Hake: Neues Stadtarchiv und Museum im Servitenkloster zu Sabbioneta. Methoden des Entwerfens im Kontext eines idealen Weltkulturerbes, in: archimaera 7 (2018), p. 107-115.

Catalogue Entries

Jan Pieper, Verena Hake: Pücklers Pyramiden. Andeutungen eines Romantikers über den Tod. Chiffren der Unsterblichkeit, in: Jan Pieper etc. (eds.): Messen - Zeichnen - Verstehen. Eine kritische Retrospektive auf Themen, Methoden und Trouvaillen der Baugeschichte von Jan Pieper und seinen Mitarbeitern an der TU Berlin und der RWTH Aachen (1983-2013), Aachen 2013, p. 46-47. (= Arbeitsblätter zur Baugeschichte, 3)

Jan Pieper, Verena Hake: Gropius Vitruvianus Meyeri. Die Maßfigur im Vestibül der Fagus-Werke in Alfeld. Manifest einer humanistischen Gesinnung, Schlüssel des metrologischen Konzepts, in: Jan Pieper etc. (eds.): Messen - Zeichnen - Verstehen. Eine kritische Retrospektive auf Themen, Methoden und Trouvaillen der Baugeschichte von Jan Pieper und seinen Mitarbeitern an der TU Berlin und der RWTH Aachen (1983-2013), Aachen 2013, p. 58-59. (= Arbeitsblätter zur Baugeschichte, 3)

Published Design Projects

Verena Hake: Neues Archiv und Museum im Servitenkloster Sabbioneta, in: Fakultät für Architektur (ed.): Serie A 2012, Aachen 2013, p. 84-89. (= Jahresberichte der Fakultät für Architektur der RWTH Aachen, 3)

Verena Hake: Neues Archiv und Museum im Servitenkloster Sabbioneta, in: Hartmut Miksch etc. (ed.): Förderpreis 2012 der Stiftung Deutscher Architekten, Düsseldorf 2013, p. 39.