Andrew Kudless

Andrew Kudless

Oakland, CA, US



Andrew Kudless is a designer based in San Francisco where he is an assistant professor at the California College of the Arts. In 2004, he founded Matsys, a design studio exploring the emergent relationships between architecture, engineering, biology, and computation. Andrew has taught at the Architectural Association, Yale University and The Ohio State University where he was the Howard E. LeFevre Fellow for Emerging Practitioners. He has a Master of Arts in Emergent Technologies and Design from the Architectural Association and a Master of Architecture from Tulane University. Andrew’s work has received several honors including a FEIDAD Design Merit Award and a Fulbright Fellowship. The work of Matsys has been exhibited internationally and is in the permanent collection of the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. 



California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA, US, Assistant Professor

Oct 2007 - current

Matsys, Oakland, CA, US, Founder and Design Principal

Oct 2004 - current

The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, LeFevre Fellow and Assistant Professor

Oct 2005 - May 2007

Allied Works Architecture, Portland, OR, US, Designer

Dec 1999 - Oct 2003


Architectural Association School of Architecture (AA), London, GB, Masters, Emergent Technologies and Design

Oct 2003 - Oct 2004

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, US, MArch, Architecture

Oct 1993 - May 1998



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