Boris Koružnjak

Born 1955 in Zagreb. He graduated at the Faculty of Architecture in Zagreb in 1979 and since then has been continuously employed there.

In 2000 he received a master degree with thesis “Residences for Senior Citizens - Analyzing the Examples of the Retirement Homes in Zagreb”.

In 1989, 1992 and 1993 he worked in Vienna (bureau ILBAU - G.m.b.H.) and Stuttgart (bureau Laage & Partner and Behnisch & Parner).

In 1993 he opened an architectural design studio, ARK, with Gordana Domić.

Member of HKAIG since 1999 (since 2008. Croatian Chamber of Architects).

An associate professor at the Faculty of Architecture in Zagreb since 2008.

Member of the Committee for the registration of architects in Croatian Chamber of Architects from 2007 to 2008.

Assistant dean for financial administration at the Faculty of Architecture from 2003 to 2007.

From 2007 to 2011 - Head of Department of Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture.

From 2011 to 2016 - Dean at the Faculty of Architecture University of Zagreb.

Since 2013 professor at the Faculty of Architecture in Zagreb.

Consultant – leading architect of International commission COWI-IPF for assessing the value of architectural and urban project of Cultural and Sports Center in Mostar (WB7-BIH-SOC-05) in 2013 – 2014.

From 2014 to 2016 -President of the Commission for the Sports Construction and Environment at Croatian Olympic Committee.

Since 2014 - Member – visiting professor of the International Committee UAUIM for the graduation exams at Ion Mincu, University of Architecture and Urbanism, Faculty of Architecture, Bucharest

Since 2015 – Advisor to the Rector of the Zagreb University (Spatial Development of the University)

He has exhibited several times his works at solo and group exhibitions.

As a lecturer, he participated at many profesional and scientific conferences in Croatia and abroad.

With the work of education and scientific research that focused on the research of the model of housing for the elderly and the standard model of sports facilities, he is an author and co-author of numerous awarded architectural competitions and realisations of housing, office, health and hospital buildings, sports and educational facilities as well as interior design projects.