Stefanie Hitz graduates in 2002 at the Accademia di Architettura, Mendrisio. From 1997 to 1998 she works for the Peter Zumthor office in Halsenstein. From 2004 to 2010 she is cofounder and partner in the Arquint & Hitz architects office. From 2003 to 2009 she is a teaching assistant at the design atelier of prof. Bearth at the AAM, subsequently she collaborates in the role of dean’s assistant for the study planning. From 2011 she covers the role of teaching assistant at the diploma design studio of prof. Angonese. From 2015 she collaborates with the Ufficio Natura e Paesaggio of the Canton Ticino. As an architect she designs own architectural works.