about     CV


Registered Architect, NY state | NCARB


Rice University School of Architecture

Master of Architecture, 2010

- Morris Pitman Award in Architecture, 2009
- Research Assistant to Sanford Kwinter, 2008, Mary Ellen Carroll, 2009
- Honorable Mention, Initiatives for Houston Call for Proposals, 2009

Washington University in Saint Louis, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts

Bachelor of Science in Architecture, 2007

- Magna Cum Laude


Syracuse University, School Of Architecture

Assistant Professor (non-tenure track), Fall 2016 - present

- ARC 107 Arch. Design I
- ARC 207 Arch. Design III
- ARC 501 Elective: Collective For(u)m
- ARC 605 Graduate Arch. Design II
- ARC 681 Graduate Media I

The New School, Parsons School Of Design

Adjunct Professor, Fall 2014 - Spring 2016

- PAID 1024 Drawing Interiors 1: 2D Representation
- PAID 1201: Portfolio Design

Strelka Institute For Media, Architecture And Design

Research Fellow, 2012-13

- Studio: Foresight in Hindsight, led by Reinier De Graaf
- Individual Research Project: “Preserving Protest”


Rice + Lipka Architects, New York, NY

Senior Designer + Project Manager, 2015-16 (1 year)

- Doha Art Mill International Competition (Finalist)
- NYPD Bomb Squad Building (10,000 ft2, new construction, NYC DDC)
        NYC DDC Public Design Commission Design Excellence Award
- NYPD Rodman’s Neck Training Campus ($300M masterplan, NYC DDC)
- Multiple interior renovation projects for The New School

A+I (Architecture + Information), New York, NY

Project Designer, 2013-15 (2 years)
- Horizon Media Expansion, New York, NY (35,000 ft2 interior renovation)
      AIA NY Honor Design Award, SARA NY Design Award of Excellence
- Corporate Headquarters, Palo Alto, CA, (30,000 ft2 interior renovation)
- Building expansion + 100,000 ft2 interior office fit-out, New York, NY

Leeser Architecture, New York, NY

Designer, 2010-12, (2 years, 8 months)

- Tri-Climatic Greenhouse, Abu Dhabi, UAE (100,000 ft2, completed 2014)
- 60 Water St tower facade, Brooklyn, NY (350,000 ft2, completed 2013)
- Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 1 Residence & Hotel Competition (Finalist)
- Mercedes House, New York, NY (67,000ft2 lobby + gym, completed 2011)
- BRIC Arts Media House, Brooklyn, NY (60,000 ft2, completed 2012)

Graham Foundation For Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, Chicago, IL

Exhibition Coordinator, 2008 (5 months)

- Cecil Balmond: Solid Void, 2008-2009


Ex-Cultura, with Sasha Topolnytska, Brooklyn, NY

- Guild-UP!, “Space to Culture”, Young Architect’s Competition, 2013
        Finalist, “Making” Non-Architecture Competition, 2016
- Breaking Lab, Smart Dock for Brooklyn Navy Yard
        Finalist, ONE Prize Design Competition, 2014
- In Place of the Void, UNESCO Bamiyan Cultural Center Competition, 2014
- Pechka Stop, Trans Siberian Railroad Pit Stops Competition, 2016

Diller, Scofidio, + Renfro, New York, NY

- Wild Urbanism, Moscow, Russia
        Winner, Zaryadye Park Design Competition, 2013
        AIA NY Design Honor Award, 2014

Dynamo, with Ondrej Janku, Izabella Ciconska, Nathan De Groot, Moscow, Russia

- Assembled Ground, Tallinn, Estonia
        First Prize, Tallinn Architecture Biennale Vision Design Competition, 2013


Impact Design Hub (web), 2017
        Article: “Design and Dissent: Architecture’s Political Agency”

Bracket Magazine, Issue 4: [Takes Action] (print; forthcoming), 2017
        Article: “Private Space, Collective Action”

Pitcrit (web), 2015
        Featured: Extraterritorial-Bound, The Living [Dr]Edge (with Seanna Walsh)

Foresight in Hindsight (print, website, with Strelka Institute), 2013
        Printed journal of compiled research
        Searchable web database

Median Magazine (web), 2012, 2013
        Article: “The Delirious and the Determined”, Issue 4: Post-Industrial, 2013
        Interview: Mark C Taylor, Issue 1: Higher Education, 2012

Manifold Magazine (print), 2008
        Student Journal of Architectural Theory, Rice School of Architecture
        Interviews: Charles Waldheim (with David Dewane), Mark C Taylor, Catherine Keller

St. Louis Linkscape: Unfolding Boundaries (handmade book), 2006
        Washington University Urban Books Collection


Syracuse University School of Architecture Faculty Research Grant, 2017
        - Exception as Method (ongoing research)

NYC Dept. of Design and Construction Design Excellence Award, 2017
        - NYPD Bomb Squad headquarters building (Rice + Lipka Architects)

NYC AIA Design Honor Award, 2015
        - Horizon Media office expansion (Architecture + Information)

SARA NY Design Award, 2015
        - Horizon Media office expansion (Architecture + Information)

NYC AIA Design Honor Award, 2014
        - Zaryadye Park (Diller, Soffidio + Renfro Architects)

Tallinn Architecture Biennale, Vision Design Award, 2013
        - Assembled Ground (with Dynamo)

Morris Pitman Award in Architecture, 2009
        - Rice University School of Architecture


The Object, The Image, The Table, Slocum Hall, Syracuse University, 2017
        Exhibition of creative work by SU SOA Faculty

Podium Playground, Slocum Hall, Syracuse University, 2016
        Exhibition and screening of drawings and animations by ARC 681 Media students

Office US, United States Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, 2014
         Featured Project: Tri-Climatic Greenhouse (Leeser Architecture)

Drawing, Alumni Exhibition, Sam Fox School, Washington University in St. Louis, 2014
        Featured Drawing, exploded axonometric, Guild-UP!

Recycling Socialism, Tallinn Architecture Biennale, 2013
         Winning Entry, Vision Design Competition, Foresight in Hindsight, Schools Exhibition

From Ideology to Imagination, Moscow, Russia 2013
         Moderator, Panel Discussion, Strelka Institute
         (with Sonya Guimon, Alexandra Simonova)

Old Future / Старый будущее, Moscow, Russia, 2013
        Curator, Foresight In Hindsight Pavilion, Strelka Institute Agents of Change Exhibition

Moscow-Shanghai Urban Forum, Shanghai, China, 2012
        Organizer, Presenter, (with Masha Slavnova, Anna Pozniak, Strelka Institute)

The Art of the Book, St. Louis, MO, 2010
        Selected handmade book: St. Louis Linkscape

The Role of Architecture Schools in Service to Society, Boston, MA, 2008
        Invited Speaker: Walter Wagner Forum, AIA National Convention, Boston, MA


BORDERS Korean DMZ Underground Bathhouse, 2017
        Project Title: Anisotropic Irredenta

Trans Siberian Pit Stops, (with Sasha Topolnytska) 2016
        Project Title: Pechka Stop

Non-Architecture ‘Making’, (with Sasha Topolnytska, Geoffrey Salvatore) 2016
        Finalist, Project Title: Guild-UP!

Doha Art Mill, (with Rice+Lipka Architects) 2016
         Finalist: Long list 2015, Short list 2016, Project Title: Collage Culture

UNHCR What Design Can Do Refugee Challenge, 2016
        Project Title: Welcome to the Compolis

UNESCO Bamiyan Cultural Center, (with Sasha Topolnytska, Matt DeLuca) 2015
        Project Title: In Place of the Void

One Lab Smart Dock, (with Sasha Topolnytska) 2014
        Finalist, Project Title: Breaking Lab

YAC ‘Space to Culture’, (with Sasha Topolnytska, Geoffrey Salvatore) 2014
        Project Title: Guild-UP!

Zaryadye Park, (with Diller, Scofidio +Renfro) 2013
         Winner, Project Title: Wild Urbanism

Tallinn Architecture Biennale Vision Competition, (with Dynamo) 2013
         Winner, Project Title: Assembled Ground

Steedman Fellowship Design Competition, 2012
        Project Title: Peripheral Shift

Brooklyn Bridge Park Pier 1 Residences and Hotel, (with Leeser Architecture) 2011

Danet Towers, (with Leeser Architecture) 2010

Iconic Greenhouse, (with Leeser Architecture) 2010
        Winner, Tri-Climatic Greenhouse


Syracuse University, School of Architecture
The New School, Parsons School of Constructed Environments
Pratt Institute, School of Architecture
New Jersey Institute of Technology, School of Architecture
New York School of Interior Design
City College of New York, Spitzer School of Architecture 

Cargo Collective 2017