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Reza Nik

Reza Nik

Toronto, ON, CA

 

About 

trained as an architect, a curious experimentalist

Elsewhere:

Employment 

Reza Nik Studio, toronto, founder / director

An experimental research lab attempting to re-define the practices and processes in Architecture through a transdisciplinary approach of creative thinking and creation. We explore Architecture through film, sculpture, sound, art, literature, education and above all community & social activism.

Jan 2019 - current
 

University of Toronto, Toronto, Sessional Lecturer

Teaching 4th year seminar studio course called "Guided Distractions: Abstraction & Experimentation in Architecture"

Jun 2017 - current
 

StudioAC, Toronto, ON, CA, Principal

Jan 2018 - Dec 2018
 

Toms + McNally Design, Hamilton, ON, CA, Designer

Jun 2017 - Jan 2018
 

Philip Beesley Architect Inc., Toronto, ON, CA, Associate

May 2016 - May 2017
 

Living Architecture Systems Group (LAS), Studio Director / Project Co-ordinator

May 2016 - May 2017
 

Diamond Schmitt Architects Inc., Toronto, ON, CA, Intern Architect

Sep 2013 - May 2016
 

Estudio PAC, Buenos Aires, AR, Intern architect

Sep 2011 - Jun 2012
 

Coop Himmelb(l)au, Vienna, AT, Intern Architect

Jan 2011 - Jul 2011
 

Xavier Vilalta Architects, Barcelona, ES, Intern Architect

Sep 2009 - Dec 2009
 

Lynch + Comisso Architects, Toronto, ON, CA, Intern Architect

May 2007 - Jul 2008
 

Education 

Dalhousie University, MArch, Architecture

May 2010 - Jul 2013
 
Sep 2010 - Mar 2011
 

Dalhousie University, Bachelors, Environmental Design Studies [Architecture]

Sep 2008 - Apr 2010
 

University of Toronto, Bachelors, Art History + Architectural Theory

Sep 2001 - Jun 2006
 

Areas of Specialization