Oonagh Ryan, AIA
Principal

Hometown
Waterford, Ireland

Qualifications
Diploma in Architecture - Dublin Institute of Technology

Bachelor of Architecture - University of Dublin, Trinity College

Experience
Frederick Fisher & Partners, Koning Eizenberg

Fun
Pen & ink illustrations for the book Frederick Fisher, Architect (published 1995)

Favorites
building Unité d'Habitation, Barcelona Pavilion
trip Croatia
last read NW, Zadie Smith
music Arctic Monkeys, Pixies, Stone Roses, Radiohead

 

James Guillou
Associate

Hometown
La Jolla, California

Qualifications
Bachelor of Architecture - University of Southern California, Los Angeles

Experience
Warren Techentin Architecture, The Jerde Partnership

Fun
Construction coordination sketch renderings of Robert Graham’s Venice residence

Favorites
building The Salk Institute, Universita Luiga Bocconi, Caixaforum
trip Berlin
last read Kafta on the Shore, Haruki Murakami
music Bjork, Nicolas Jaar, LCD Soundsystem

     Chelsea Kilburn  Designer   Hometown  Saskatoon, Canada   Qualifications  Bachelor of Architecture - Virginia Tech   Experience  vonWeise Associates    Fun   Led tours at the Chicago Architecture Biennial    Favorites    building  Thompson Center, Chicago Rolex Learning Center  trip  Paris  last read  Dark Matter, Blake Crouch  music  Car Seat Headrest, King Khan BBQ Show, The Knife

 

Chelsea Kilburn
Designer

Hometown
Saskatoon, Canada

Qualifications
Bachelor of Architecture - Virginia Tech

Experience
vonWeise Associates

Fun
Led tours at the Chicago Architecture Biennial

Favorites
building Thompson Center, Chicago Rolex Learning Center
trip Paris
last read Dark Matter, Blake Crouch
music Car Seat Headrest, King Khan BBQ Show, The Knife

 
     Maria Contreras  Designer   Hometown  Miami, FL   Qualifications  Bachelor of Arts, Architecture - Florida International University   Experience  Workplays Studio SPACE Architects+Planners    Fun   Sketching buildings and plazas in Italy    Favorites  building  Prada store in Tokyo  trip  Japan  last read  Wind-Up Bird, Haruki Murakami  music  Beach House, Tennis, Warpaint, Blonde Redhead

 

Maria Contreras
Designer

Hometown
Miami, FL

Qualifications
Bachelor of Arts, Architecture - Florida International University

Experience
Workplays Studio
SPACE Architects+Planners

Fun
Sketching buildings and plazas in Italy

Favorites
building
Prada store in Tokyo
trip Japan
last read Wind-Up Bird, Haruki Murakami
music Beach House, Tennis, Warpaint, Blonde Redhead

     Mark Freres  Designer   Hometown  San Antonio, TX   Qualifications  Master of Architecture - Texas Tech University Bachelor of Science, Architecture - Texas Tech University Certificate in Digital Design and Fabrication   Experience  Austin Design Collaborative JOHO Architecture    Fun   Volunteer at A+D Museum Participant in Seoul Biennale 2017    Favorites    building  Church of Light, Pantheon  trip  South Korea  last read  R. Buckminster Fuller "World Man"  music  Damien Rice, City and Colour, Chance The Rapper

 

Mark Freres
Designer

Hometown
San Antonio, TX

Qualifications
Master of Architecture - Texas Tech University
Bachelor of Science, Architecture - Texas Tech University
Certificate in Digital Design and Fabrication

Experience
Austin Design Collaborative
JOHO Architecture

Fun
Volunteer at A+D Museum
Participant in Seoul Biennale 2017

Favorites
building Church of Light, Pantheon
trip South Korea
last read R. Buckminster Fuller "World Man"
music Damien Rice, City and Colour, Chance The Rapper