Max Holst studied architecture at the School of Architecture at Lund University, UPC in Barcelona and ETH in Zürich and has extensive international experience with positions at architectural firms in europe and the US.
He mainly gained his architectural experience in the pratice of Rafael Moneo but also worked for Behnisch & Partner in Stuttgart, Germany, Campi & Pessina in Lugano, Switzerland and for Thomas Sandell in Stockholm. In 2001 he strted his own practice in Stockholm.
In 2004 he became partners with Roger Spetz and together they formed Spetz & Holst Arkitekter who where active untill 2012. Since 2012 Max runs his own practice.
Max has taught at Beckman School of design and att KTH School of Architecture, both in Stockholm Sweden.