Andreas Thoma graduated 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the Bauhaus-University Weimar, Germany, and 2014 with a Master of Science in Architecture from ETH Zurich. From 2010 until 2012, he worked for the architecture practice Herzog & de Meuron in Basel, Switzerland. He collaborated on a wide range of projects including a large laboratory and office building in Basel, a competition for a museum in the Middle East and several luxury villas in Lugano. In 2011 he joined the firm´s digital technologies group within which he specialized in CNC technology and led the fabrication of Herzog & de Meuron´s contribution to the 2012 Architecture Biennale in Venice. In 2012, Andreas Thoma joined Gramazio Kohler Research at ETH Zurich where he co-led the projects “Iridescence Print” and “Rock Print”. In May 2016, he joined the NCCR Digital Fabrication as project leader for the CTI project “Spatial Timber Units”.