Unity Makers, Nairobi, Kenya, Director + Designer
Founded contemporary furniture company.
dxb[LAB], Dubai, AE, Intern Architect
Design and visualization for numerous built projects in Dubai, including villas, townhouses, staff housing, and a residential tower at conceptual, schematic, and design development levels. Held workshops for the office on 3D modeling and visualization.
labDORA, New York, NY, US, Design Intern
Directed an algorthmic design project, managing three interns, in summer 2010. Contributed vital design work on entries to eVolo’s 2010 Skyscraper Competition and Arquitectum’s Tokyo 2010 Fashion Museum Competition. Continued this research as a Graduate Assistant for Peter Macapia's studio at Pratt Institute, guiding students in using scripting to design a video art pavilion.
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY, US, MArch, Master of Architecture
Designed studio projects both abstract and concrete, from scripting combinatorial systems to producing construction documents for a visitor center.
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, US, Bachelors, Economics + International Studies
Magna Cum Laude
Phi Beta Kappa
East China Normal University, Shanghai, CN, CIEE Study Abroad
Studied Mandarin Chinese, business, economics, history & culture of China