Nils Schweizer, Architect

Updated: Jan 22

Nils Mark Schweizer - 1925 - 1988


Education:

1943 - University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia

1947 - Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Zürich, Switzerland


Fellowships:

1948 - 1952 - Taliesin Fellowship, Spring Green, Wisconsin


Registered:

Florida


Firms:

1953 - Frank Lloyd Wright’s firm, Southern Representative, Winter Park, Florida

1958 - Nils Schweizer, Winter Park, Florida

1960 - Schweizer Associates, Orlando, Florida


Influences:

Mentored by Frank Lloyd Wright


Professional Affiliations:

1961 - Vice President American Institute of Architects (AIA) Central Florida Chapter


Public Service:

1964 - 1967 - President Loch Haven Art Center, 777 E Princeton Street Orlando, Florida

1968 - 1969 - Vice President Florida Symphony, Orlando, Florida

1968 - 1970 - Mayors Action Committee, Orlando, Florida

1970 - President, Guild of Religious Architects


Military Service:

1943 - 1945 - WWII


Notable Works:

1953 - Esplandes, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida

1955 - Danforth Chapel with Frank Lloyd Wright, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida

1970 - Turlington Hall, (former General-Purpose Building A), University of Florida, 330 Newell Drive Gainesville, Florida

1979 - Orlando Chamber of Commerce, 75 S Ivanhoe Boulevard Orlando, Florida

1982 - Holland Law Center Commons, University of Florida, 309 Village Drive Gainesville, Florida

1988 - St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 4315 NW 23rd Avenue Gainesville, Florida (now lost 2019)

City of Micanopy Master Plan


Nils Schweizer

Esplandes, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida

1955 - Danforth Chapel with Frank Lloyd Wright, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida

Nils, Frank Lloyd Wright and Wrights wife, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida


1955 - Danforth Chapel with Frank Lloyd Wright, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida

1970 - Turlington Hall, (former General-Purpose Building A), University of Florida, 330 Newell Drive Gainesville, Florida

1979 - Orlando Chamber of Commerce, 75 S Ivanhoe Boulevard Orlando, Florida

1988 - St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, 4315 NW 23rd Avenue Gainesville, Florida

1988 - St. Michael’s Episcopal Church Interior, 4315 NW 23rd Avenue Gainesville, Florida

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