sébastien rey

architect EPFL-SIA – 1998


Born in Neuchâtel and based in Lausanne, Sébastien worked in Basel at Osolin und Plüss Architekten, as well as in Berlin for Stankovic und Bonnen Architekten and Atelier Architektur & Design Gebel. He joined a-rr. at its launch in 2000.

Sébastien is responsible for territorial planning and infrastructure projects. He coordinates feasibility studies, such as development potentials, optimisations of existing areas or buildings and profitability assessments. He establishes location analyses based on the understanding of the context and user flows and participates in the development of programming scenarios for sites and areas. Sébastien’s work involves participation in competition juries and multidisciplinary creative workshops, numerous collaborations with investors and authorities, as well as with experts in urban planning, landscaping, mobility, environment, market, economy, sociology, etc. Motivated and guided by the idea of ​​bringing maximum quality to living environments, he proposes solutions to revitalise and recover brownfield sites, mixed-use and commercial buildings and urban centres.