Zachary Colbert

Zachary Colbert

New York, NY, US



Zachary Colbert is an architect and educator based in New York City where he is an adjunct assistant professor of architecture at Columbia University.  His work has been featured in Art Forum, Architect, Architectural Record, GOOD, and URBAN magazines and has been shown in galleries and museums in NYC, Los Angeles, Dubai, Santiago de Chile, Rotterdam, and Beijing.

He holds a Master of Architecture from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation where he received an Honor Award for Design Excellence, the Lucille Lowenfish Memorial Prize, and a William Kinne Fellowship. He earned a Bachelor of Environmental Design cum laude from the University of Colorado at Boulder where he was a member of the Undergraduate Academy. He has worked with SHoP Architects, Leslie Gill Architect, Bernard Tschumi Architects, SAS / Solomonoff Architecture Studio, and ROY Co. Design on projects in the United States, Brazil, Chile, and South Africa.


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Archtiecture

Sep 2009 - current

SHoP Architects, New York, NY, US, Senior Design Assocaite

Sep 2013 - May 2014

Leslie Gill Architect, New York, NY, US, Project Manager

May 2010 - Sep 2013


Columbia University, New York, NY, US, MArch, Master of Architecture

Sep 2006 - May 2009

University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, US, Bachelors, Environmental Design

Sep 2000 - Dec 2005

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