Autor: Höweler + Yoon Architecture
Eric Höweler is an architect with over 20 years of experience in practice and an Associate Professor at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He is co-founder of Höweler + Yoon Architecture LLP, a multidisciplinary practice working between architecture, public space, and media. For seven years, Eric served as an Associate Principal at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, where he was the senior designer on the 118 story ICC Tower in Hong Kong. Höweler was a Senior Designer at Diller + Scofidio where he worked on institutional and cultural projects, such as the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston and the Juilliard School/ Lincoln Center in New York.
J. Meejin Yoon is a Korean-American architect, designer and educator. Yoon is the co-founder of Höweler + Yoon Architecture LLP and is the first female Head of the Department of Architecture at MIT. Her design work and research investigate intersections between architecture, technology and public space. Awarded the Audi Urban Futures Award in 2012, the United States Artist Award in Architecture and Design in 2008, Architecture Record’s Design Vanguard Award in 2007, the Architecture League’s Emerging Voices Award in 2007, and the Rome Prize in Design in 2005, Yoon’s work has been widely recognized for its innovative and interdisciplinary nature.