prof. Ewa Maria Kuryłowicz

Kuryłowicz & Associates, Warsaw University of Technology

Prof. DSc. Eng. Architect, Head of Institute of Design and Theory of Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture at the Warsaw University of Technology, (full) professor from 2014, V-ce President and General Designer in the author’s architectural studio Kuryłowicz & Associates, President of the Board of Stefan Kuryłowicz Foundation.

Winner of a SARP (Association of the Architects of the Republic of Poland)  Bene Merentibus 2015 medal and a golden badge SARP 2017. SARP judge, juror in domestic and international architectural competitions, Head of the SARP Competition Judges Coordination Team between 2015 and 2019. Expert in Architects’ Council of Europe ACE for universal designing in the years 2005-2008. Consultant of the University of Warsaw for the universal designing between 1996 and 2012. Co-author (together with Stefan Kuryłowicz) of a book entitled „Passion and Pragmatism, Men, Architecture, Freedom” 2010 and many more other publications in newspapers, magazines and conference materials at which she participated as a speaker or a panellist.

A reviewer of PhD and postdoctoral theses at Faculties of Architecture at Universities of Technology in Gdańsk, Kraków, Gliwice, Wrocław and Warsaw. A supervisor of over 120 M.Eng and 50 B.Eng theses and the Faculty of Architecture at the Warsaw University of Technology, 10 of which have won national and university awards.

A member of the Architecture and Urbanistic Committee at the Polish Academy of Sciences.

In a run by her architectural studio Kuryłowicz & Associates the following projects have been completed: a residential estate Ludna-Wilanowska with a service pavilion (2017), The Tides Building(2017), Q 22 skyscraper in Warsaw (2016), office building Silesia Star (Katowice, 2016), National Music Forum in Wrocław (2015), Warmińska Gallery in Olsztyn (2014), city stadium in Białystok (2014), residential complex and an office building Powiśle Park (2013), Town hall Wilanów (2014), Museum of the History of the Polish Jews (general designer: Rainer Mahlamaki, 2013), New Plac Unii in Warsaw (2013), the building of linguistic faculties of the University of Warsaw at Dobra street (I stage completed in 2012, II stage currently designed 2018), airport terminal in Modlin (2012, II stage under construction) and many more.

Winner of awards and honourable mentions in architectural competitions (together with her team at the K&A studio): office & service hotel campus AMREST in Wrocław, I award (2018), office and service complex EMPARK in Warsaw, I award (2018), governmental programme Mieszkanie Plus, I award (2017), Copernicus Revolution Lab at the Copernicus Science Centre (2017, I mention of honour), Centre of Historic Heritage in Gdańsk (2012, I mention of honour), Museum of the History of Poland (2009 – I mention of honour), Faculty of Neophilology at the University of Warsaw(2006, I awards), National Music Forum in Wrocław (2005, I award) and other. (

All speakers

Jürg Burri

Swiss Embassy in Poland

Michał Olszewski

Deputy Mayor of Warsaw

Roger Boltshauser

Boltshauser Architekten AG, ETH Zurich

Marcin Chruśliński

HB Reavis Poland

Artur Jerzy Filip

Faculty of Architecture, Warsaw University of Technology

Marlena Happach

Architecture and Spatial Planning Department in Warsaw City Hall

prof. Jerzy Hausner

Cracow University of Economics

Werner Huber


Agnieszka Kalinowska-Sołtys

APA Wojciechowski Architects, SARP

Jędrzej Kolesiński

Foster + Partners

Monika Konrad

Municipal Office of Town Planning and Development Strategy in the City of Warsaw

Paweł Wierzbicki

Schindler Polska Sp. z o.o.

Przemo Łukasik


Przemysław Powalacz

Geberit Sp. z o.o.

Maria Saloni-Sadowska

Kuryłowicz & Associates, SARP (Warsaw)

Lukas Schifferle

Swiss Embassy in Poland

Ulrich Schwendimann

Polish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce

prof. Krystyna Solarek

Politechnika Warszawska

Andreas Sonderegger

pool architects Zurich

prof. Jacek Szołtysek

University of Economics in Katowice

Marek Szymański

Franke Polsko Sp. z o.o., Polish-Swiss Chamber of Commerce

Marcin Świetlik

Warsaw Development Planning Office / Society of the Polish Town Planners