Markus Scherer was born in Vienna (Austria). From 2003 he’s been living and working in Meran, attending private and public projects, both new buindings, public spaces and arrangement, most of them in historical contexts. Known are e.g. the reconstruction and interior furnishing of Castle Tyrol, the recovery of the Fortress Fortezza, the building of “Nals / Margreid” Winery, the arrangement of Meran State Museum in Palais Mamming for which he won several prizes and awards. Since a few years he´s a teacher at Innsbruck Architecture Department and at Augsburg Major School for Architecture on the theme “Building on the Existent”.