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 started his own practice in Stockholm.

In 2004 he became partners with Roger Spetz and together they formed Spetz & Holst Arkitekter who where active until 2012. Since 2012 Max runs his own practice in Stockholm.

Max has taught at Beckman School of design and att KTH School of Architecture, both in Stockholm, Sweden.

1988-91School of Architecture, Lund University, Sweden.
1991-92ETH Zürich, Switzerland.
1994UPC Barcelona, Spain.
1998Master of Architecture, School of Architecture, Lund University.
1989-90Campi & Pessina, Lugano, Switzerland
1993Behnisch & Partner, Stuttgart, Germany
1995-98Rafael Moneo, Madrid and Stockholm
1999-01Thomas Sandell, Stockholm, Sweden
2001-04Max Holst Arkitektkontor
2001-12Spetz & Holst Arkitekter
2012-Max Holst Arkitektkontor