CV

PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION
OAQ: Ordre des architectes du Québec > Architect (MOAQ)
SBA: Stichting Bureau Architectenregister > Architect

EDUCATION AND DISTINCTIONS
2003 – 2005 / Master’s of Architecture (CAD) – Université de Montréal, Montréal (CA)
– Finalist, Royal Architecture Institute of Canada Gold Medal
– Dean’s Honours List
1999 – 2002 / Bachelor’s of Environmental Design (Architecture) – University of Manitoba, Winnipeg (CA)
– Dean’s Honours List

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2013.05 – Present / KCAP (Rotterdam, NL) – Project Leader
2012 – 2013 / MVRDV (Rotterdam, NL) – Project Leader
2008 – 2012 / Open Form Architecture (Montréal, CA) – Partner
2005 – 2007 / Maxwan a+u (Rotterdam, NL) – Project Leader
2002 – 2003 / Hal Ingberg Architect (Montréal, CA) – Designer

TEACHING
2014 – 2015 / TU Delft (Delft, NL) > Guest Lecturer – Master’s Architecture studio: MSc 3&4 Chicago Studio, Chair: Complex Projects
2013 – 2014 / TU Delft (Delft, NL) > Guest Lecturer – Master’s Architecture studio: MSc 3&4 Chicago Studio, Chair: Complex Projects
2012 – 2013 / TU Delft (Delft, NL) > Guest Lecturer – Master’s Architecture studio : TALL Highrise Studio, Chair: Complex Projects
2012 / TU Delft (Delft, NL) > Guest Lecturer – Highrise Workshop 2012 – Master’s Architecture studio
2012 / TU Delft (Delft, NL) > Invited Critic – Vertical Cities Asia master’s studio Urbanism and Architecture
2010 / Berlage Institute (Rotterdam, NL) > Invited Critic – Creative Cities Studio
2010 / TU Berlin (Berlin, DE) > Master’s Studio Invited Critic – LIA Chair Urbanism and Architecture
2006 / TU Delft (Delft, NL) > Master’s Studio Teacher – Randstad Urbanism Summer Studio
2005 / Université de Montréal (Montréal, CA) > Master’s Architecture Design Studio Assistant
2004 / Cégep André-Laurendeau (Montréal, CA) > Invited Critic
2000 / University of Manitoba (Winnipeg, CA) > Photography Instructor

OTHER EXPERIENCE
2007 – 2009 / Dysturb Magazine – Co-founder, Editor, Writer
2004 – 2005 / MedialabAU (Montréal, CA) – Video Creation and Research Assistant
2001 – 2002 / AUM Design Extra (Winnipeg, CA) – Founder, Editor, Writer, Designer

AWARDS AND GRANTS
2015 / Urban Labs UN-HabitatStimuleringsfonds (NL)
2010 / QC Architecture Residency at the British School at RomeConseil des arts et lettres du Québec (CA)
2008 / Type B Research and Creation Grant (Open Form) – Conseil des arts et lettres du Québec (CA)
2002 / Faculty of Architecture Endownment Fund – University of Manitoba (CA)
2001 / UMSU Scholarship for Excellence – University of Manitoba (CA)

ARCHITECTURAL COMPETITION AWARDS
2010 / 1st Place – Plan Prévost Invited Competition, Prévost (CA)
2006 / 1st Place – Moscow A101 Masterplan Competition (Maxwan a+u), Moscow (RU)
2006 / Honourable Mention – City of Skyscrapers International Competition (SI)
2005 / 1st Place – Studio International 2005, Montréal (CA)
2005 / 2nd Place – ACSA/STI Student Charette, Chicago (USA)

EXHIBITIONS, LECTURES, WORKSHOPS AND ROUND TABLES – SELECTED
2013 / Scaling The Process of Designing and Making: Objects, Architecture, Landscape, Urbanism – Lecture, Faculty of Architecture, University of Manitoba (CA)
2013 / Dessins à dessein – Exhibition, Maison de l’architecture du Québec, Montréal (CA)
2012 / Tower Logic, Design Thinking – Lecture, TU Delft, Delft (NL)
2011 / A2 Highway Interim Masterplan – Workshop, NL.Reset/International Biennale Maastricht, Maastricht (NL)
2011 / WeSC Concept Store: Designing a Façade – Lecture, Collège LaSalle, Montréal (CA)
2011 / Youth and Architecture: Where are We Going? – Roundtable, Université Laval, Québec City (CA)
2011 / Réinventons la ruelle! – Exhibition, Maison de l’architecture du Québec, Montréal (CA)
2009 / New Retail Architecture Spaces – Lecture, Collège LaSalle, Montréal (CA)
2008 / We Love Open Form – Lecture, Pecha Kucha #5, Society for Arts and Technology Montréal (CA)
2006 / City of Skyscrapers – Exhibition, 3rd International Architecture Biennale Ljubljana (SI)
2006 / MedialabAU – Exhibition, Desynchronized Public Spaces – Maison de l’architecture, Annecy (FR)
2005 / RAIC Gold Medal Exhibition – Centre de l’éxposition, Montréal (CA)
2005 / MedialabAU – Exhibition, Desynchronized Public Spaces – Society for Arts and Technologies, Montréal (CA)
2003 / Groupe e2 Competition – Exhibition, École Polytechnique Fédérale Lausanne, (CH)
2003 / Groupe e2 Competition – Exhibition, Pavilion de l’arsenal, Paris (FR)

PUBLICATIONS – SELECTED
2010 / Benci, Jacopo. Fine Arts 2009-2010. Rome: The British School at Rome, 2010 (IT)
2008 / “Groene Voegen” (Maxwan) – WIMBY! Hoogvliet: The future, past and present of a New Town. Rotterdam: NAI Publishers, 2008 (NL)
2007 – 2009 / Numerous Articles – www.Dysturb.Net (NL)
2005 / “Open Form Architecture” – On|Site Review #14 (CA)
2001 – 2002 / Editor, Writer (Numerous Articles) – AUM Design Extra (CA)
2002 / “Architecture at the Barricades” – On|Site Review #6 (CA)
2002 / Exploring the Urban Condition, Groupe e2 – Warehouse #11 (CA)
2002 / Anarcho-Urbanism Manifesto – Warehouse #10 (CA)
2001 / “Vacant City, Broken Heart” – The Network Journal (CA)
2000 / “Krakow Industrial, Nowa Huta (PL)” – Warehouse #8 (CA)
2000 / “meetings meanings – memory weights” – Critical Distance, AceArt Inc (CA)
1997 – 2001 / Articles, Art Criticism, Photography – The Manitoban newspaper (CA)

PRESS COVERAGE – SELECTED
2010 / “Carte blanche sur fond noir” – La Presse 11 Dec. 2010 (CA)
2009 / Mutation assistée par ordinateur – Esquisses Vol.20 #3 (CA)
2009 / “Project A101″ : Maxwan a+u – De Architect March, 2009 (NL)
2008 / “Project A101″ : Maxwan a+u – Stadt Bauwelt #180 (DE)
2007 / Jeunes Pratiques / Young Practices – ARQ #141 (CA)
2007 / “Project A101″ : Maxwan a+u – Mark #10, Oct/Nov (NL)
2006 / “Desynchronized Public Spaces” : MedialabAU – Ai:Architecture and Ideas – Vol.5, No.2 (CA)