Truwant + Rodet+ is a Basel based office engaging with architecture, landscape, exhibition, and scenography. In 2017 they won the Swiss Art Award and are now renovating together with ASBR the centre culturel Suisse in Paris. Since 2018, they founded the non-profit organization das Verein. A cultural platform in Basel presenting lectures and offering a place for debate outside of the institutional framework.
Charlotte Truwant and Dries Rodet are the founding partner of Truwant + Rodet +. Charlotte studied architecture at EPFL where she graduated in 2006. Dries studied at the .Hogeschool voor Wetenschap en Kunst. in Ghent (BE). They subsequently worked abroad and for the landscape office BBS in Brussel. Dries is visiting professor at ENSAV. The Studio focuses on the office’s ongoing «Proposals for uncertain conditions».
Mélissa Freudiger, Independent Architecture and Art Critic who studied Art history at and architecture at ETHZ. She joined das Verein in Basel to work on new lecture series and develop the format of the events. She has been writing for art exhibitions and architecture. Melissa collaborated for several events with Cosa Mentale.