PRESS

Architect’s Newspaper “Soft-Firm’s Love Letters named winner of the 2021 Times Square Design Competition” 

Anti-Racist Design Praxis FAMU / Howard (10/20)

Hybrid Activism w/ Bika Rebek at Columbia GSAPP (8/20)

Office Hours: How to Balance Teaching and Practice moderated by Esther Choi (6/20)

Design TO Symposium Speaker: The Future of Work

Architect’s Newspaper “Yale School of Architecture alumni send letter to administration demanding transformative action”


New Grounds for Design Education, New York Review of Architecture and the Architectural League, July 30, 2020

The Office As We Know It No Longer Exists, Azure Online and Print (10/20) 52 Years Later, New York Review of Architecture Issue No. 24, July 2020
Toronto Star (Online) ”With anti-Asian sentiments rising, Asian people are imagining what life will look like post pandemic” May 2020 
A+D Architecture and Design Museum (Online) “Virtual Reality” May 2020
AN Interiors Magazine (Print) “Work Play” October 2019
Metropolis Magazine (Online)“New Exhibition Contemplates the Past, Present, and Future of the Workplace” August 2019
Core 77 (Online) “Explore the Evolution of the Office (and Possibilities for the Future) at A/D/O’s Latest Exhibition” August 2019
DAMN Magazine (Online) “Out of Office at A/D/O: an exhibition about the development and future of the office environment.” July 2019
ADO Journal “Out Of Office - The Future of Work” July 2019
Surface Magazine “Soft-Firm, Tortuga Living, and Alex Gilbert: Out of Office” July 2019
Plat Journal (Print) “Really Virtual” September 2018
Depot Magazine (Online and Print) “Choose-York-Own-Kit” August 2018
Future of Structure: Adidas Brooklyn Creator Farm: Architecture, Product, and the Sensorial (Panel) April 2019
Cooper Union In Transition, “Really Virtual” Fall 2017
In Rem, Citygroup Fall 2018

TEACHING:

Lately: Final Reviews at GSAPP, GSD, Cooper, RISD, Taubman, OSU, USC (Fall 2020)

Columbia GSAPP
Lexi Tsien, Adjunct Assistant Professor
    Power Tools available for Spring Registration!!!
    Architecture Drawing and Representation I, Columbia GSAPP Fall 2018-2020
    Architecture Drawing and Representation II, Columbia GSAPP Spring 2019-2020 (2021 forthcoming)

Yale School of Architecture
    Advanced Studio with Adam Yarinsky, Fall 2018: New Architecture and Landscape for the Rothko Chapel

Arts Creativity Global, China
    Design Incubator, Expert Tour: Body Tectonic, Guangzhou, Chengdu, Nanjing, Summer 2018

Rhode Island School of Design, Critic, Architectural Analysis, Spring 2018

Cooper Union, The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture
    Drawing, Spring 2018, Drawing, Spring 2017
    Design I Studio, Animate Archi-Tectonics, Fall 2017
*Winner of Architect Magazine's Studio Prize

Parsons / New School of Constructed Environments, Part-Time Faculty
    Representation and Analysis, Fall 2017 - Recitation Leader
    Representation and Analysis, Fall 2016 - Coordinator



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