Peter Haimerl was born in 1961 in Eben near Viechtach. Since 1991 he is pursuingthe confines/ possibilitiesof existing technologies in different projects. The widely publicized project „Birgmich, Chilli!” – a converted farmhouse in Eben – was presented with the „ArchitekturpreisBeton”in 2008 and the „Best Architects Award“ in 2009, as well as received a recognition of the German Architecture Award in 2011.The „Salvatorgarage“ inMinich was awarded with the prize for „Stadtbildpflege der LandeshauptstadtMünchen”. With his company „HauspatenBayerwald“ hepreserves the building tradition of Bayerischer Wald and try to convince the regional inhabitants ofthe high quality of their building culture and prevent them from destroying their own history.
He is convinced, as well as Thomas Bauer,thatBayrischer Wald and its inhabitants deserve more high /advanced culture than theyactually believe.