Hans Hollein is an Austrian architect and designer.
Hollein was born in Vienna, and received a diploma from the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna in 1956. During 1959 he attended the Illinois Institute of Technology and then in 1960, the University of California located in Berkeley. Afterwards, he worked for various agencies in Sweden and the United States of America before returning to Vienna, founding his own agency in 1964. Since 2010 he is working with Christoph Monschein at the Hans Hollein & Partner ZT GmbH.
Hollein was a guest professor at Washington University in St. Louis on two separate occasions, the first period was from 1963-4 and the second during 1966. During this period he was also a visiting professor at the Yale School of Architecture. From 1967 to 76 he was a professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in DÃ¼sseldorf. Since 1976 he has been a professor at the The University of Applied Arts Vienna