Karolina Slawecka was born in 1980 in Warsaw. She studied architecture at ENSA Paris-La Villette and Warsaw University of Technology, where in 2007 she obtained her Master’s Degree. She worked for Herzog & de Meuron on many international projects including Tate Modern Extension in London. In 2011 she joined Atelier Peter Zumthor, where she became a partner in 2013, leading, among other projects, the new building for Los Angeles County Museum of Art. From 2016-17 she was a teaching assistant to Prof. H.Gugger at EPFL in Lausanne. In 2017 she cofounded Architecture Club.