CECAD Cluster of Excellence
at the University of Cologne
Joseph-Stelzmann-Straße 26
50931 Cologne
Tel.: 0221-478-84043


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The Rector of the University of Cologne
Professor Axel Freimuth

Dr. Carien Niessen
Joseph-Stelzmann-Str. 26, 50931 Cologne

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Image attribution:
CECAD photo materials used on this website created (unless otherwise stated) by

  • 3M2 Filmproduktion, Erim Giresunlu, Cologne
  • Dominik Schmitz Photography, Cologne

Photography of CECAD architecture:

  • Jürgen Schmidt Photography, Cologne