• Rajeel Arab

  • Rajeel Arab
  • Rajeel Arab graduated from Rizvi College of Architecture, Mumbai in 2010 after which she went on to learn more in Art criticism and Theory, Architectural research later pursuing a diploma in Indian Aesthetics. Before commencing her Masters at the AA … Read more
  • Caitlin Elizabeth Daly

  • Caitlin Elizabeth Daly
  • Caitlin Daly is a native of Upstate New York and received her Bachelors of Architecture from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2009. Upon graduating from RPI, Caitlin strove to utilize the theoretical and technical knowledge she acquired to better understanding of … Read more
  • Shengze Chen

  • Shengze Chen
  • Shengze Chen (Yingkou, China 1987) studies History and Critical Thinking at the AA. He graduated from Tianjin University in Tianjin in 2010 and interned in Rotterdam briefly after graduation with BArch. He was then back in Beijing and worked with … Read more
  • Daniela Puga

  • Daniela Puga
  • Daniela submitted her Master thesis at the AA on September 2014 after which she is working independently as a curator and architecture designer at the young and emerging office Dyvik Kahlen Architects. Daniela is organizing various series of lectures and … Read more
  • Alvaro Velasco Perez

  • Alvaro Velasco Perez
  • In 2012, Alvaro obtained his degree on Architecture by the University of Navarre, Spain. During his degree, he took part as intern in an environmental consulting company(Israel Berger & Associates) for high-rise buildings in New York City. During the last … Read more
  • Constanza Beatriz Larach Kattan

  • Constanza Larach
  • Constanza Larach received her Architect degree at Pontificie Universidad Católica de Chile. After graduation she started working architecture studios in Santiago, but soon decided to work as an independent architect, being able to combine different forms of practice and interests … Read more
  • Francesca Romana Dell'Aglio

  • Francesca Romana Dell’Aglio
  • Francesca Romana Dell’Aglio received her master degree on Architecture and City at IUAV in 2014 with a thesis entitled Dimenticare Venezia –Forgetting Venice– which will soon become a publication. The aim of this work was reading the city starting from … Read more
  • Sunaina Shah

  • Sunaina Shah
  • Since having completed the HCT programme at the AA, Sunaina Shah spent about a year traveling extensively in Italy, while she lived in the Ticino region of Switzerland, working at the office of the Swiss architect Mario Botta. Here she … Read more
  • Melissa Hollis

  • Melissa Hollis
  • Melissa Hollis graduated from the UTS in Sydney via a short stint in TU Delft in 2009. Having embarked on an interdisciplinary journey from the fringes of architectural practice through environmental law and urban policy and politics, she brings an … Read more
  • Winston Hampel

  • Winston Hampel
  • Winston Hampel studied in a number of places and worked with different practices and various academic, cultural and social institutions, before enrolling in the History and Critical Thinking programme. While his general interest is in the interrelation between cultural artifacts … Read more
  • Ushma Thakrar

  • Ushma Thakrar
  • Before joining the Architectural Association as a Masters’ candidate in the History and Critical Thinking in Architecture programme, Ushma studied both architecture and urban theory in Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. She has worked broadly in publications, … Read more
  • Lindsey Stamps

  • Lindsey Stamps
  • Lindsey Stamps is a Master Student in the History and Critical Thinking programme at the Architectural Association. She has lived, studied, and worked in fashion, architecture, and design in London, Denmark, and the United States. She enjoys long walks on … Read more
  • Klaus Platzgummer

  • Klaus Platzgummer
  • Klaus Platzgummer (1988) is an architect based in London. Klaus holds a Master’s in Architecture from the ETH Zürich (2015) and a Master’s in History and Critical Thinking in Architecture from the Architectural Association (2016). His dissertation at the AA examined … Read more
  • Yanisa Niennattrakul

  • Yanisa Niennattrakul
  • Born, grew up, and persistently continued her bachelor degree in Bangkok, Thailand at the International Program in Design and Architecture (INDA), Chulalongkorn University. Right after her graduation with a full-hearted fascination in travelling, documenting, and participating with the local ‘vernacular’, … Read more
  • Shu Hui Andrea Goh

  • Shu Hui Andrea Goh
  • Andrea received her Master of Architecture from the National University of Singapore in 2010 before working at the Urban Redevelopment Authority in Singapore where she worked on planning, urban design and policy writing for the local Civic District and Central … Read more
  • Stefan Cristian Popa

  • Stefan C. Popa
  • Stefan studied in Bucharest, Paris and Barcelona before joining the Architectural Association. After graduating from the Vallès School of Architecture in Barcelona in 2009, he was awarded the Caja de los Arquitectos scholarship and started practicing architecture as a design … Read more
  • María José Orihuela

  • María José Orihuela
  • María José Orihuela. Architect. MA History & Critical Thinking at AA School of Architecture. Lived in Shanghai, Paris, Rotterdam, Bilbao and currently in London. Born in Pamplona, Spain. Since her third year of studies, she was invited to join the … Read more
  • Devanshi Paresh Shah

  • Devanshi Paresh Shah
  • Devanshi spent most for her childhood lost in worlds built in science fiction, fantasy and graphic novels. After seven years of being confronted with reality, five while studying and two while practicing Architecture, in the city of Mumbai, she chose … Read more
  • Maarten Lambrechts

  • Maarten Lambrechts
  • Maarten Lambrechts received his Master degree in Architecture in 2013 in Antwerp, where he also briefly worked for a small architecture office. In his thesis ‘On Effect in Architecture’ he explored his early interests in architecture theory, and this eventually … Read more
  • Amina Al-Failakawi

  • Amina Al-Failakawi
  • My name is Amina Al-Failakawi and I am from Kuwait. I am currently preparing for my MA in History and Critical Thinking. Working as a Creative Director for one of Kuwait’s most notable design companies and simultaneously studying at the … Read more
  • Matilda Audisio

  • Matilda Audisio
  • Matilda Audisio is a History of Art & Design graduate from MMU (2013) who is interested in contemporary visual culture and its various effects on society. She is preoccupied with the everyday, is often consumed by attention to detail and … Read more
  • Jiawei Yuan

  • Evonne Jiawei Yuan
  • Evonne received her Bachelor’s degree in Museology from Fudan University (Shanghai, China) in 2013. She joined the Courtauld Institute of Art in 2014 and read History of Art as a Master student, where her focus was on Chinese contemporary art. … Read more
  • Rachel Serfling

  • Rachel Serfling
  • Rachel Serfling is a native of the United States and hails from Chicago, Illinois. She is an architectural designer and writer. She previously studied architecture and cognitive psychology, receiving degrees in both areas from Miami University (Oxford, Ohio) in 2013. … Read more
  • Federico Ortiz

  • Federico Ortiz
  • Federico Ortiz is an architect from Argentina. He graduated from the Universidad Nacional de La Plata, where he then became part of different research and teaching teams. After his studies, he worked for architectural firms in Argentina and Switzerland. He … Read more
  • Silvia Mundula

  • Silvia Mundula
  • After completing the Italian “Maturità classica”, Silvia studied architecture at the Politecnico di Milano. Her Bachelor dissertation titled “Un’architettura dei Semplici” investigated the peculiar historical and aesthetic meaning of the Botanical Garden of Padua, known to be the first example of design combination between an … Read more
  • Savia Palate

  • Savia Palate
  • Savia Palate graduated top of her class from the University of Cyprus in 2011 (BSc Architecture / Diploma in Architecture and Architecture Engineering). Her diploma thesis The AsYouWish Game was selected and exhibited at the ACSA International Conference Open Cities: … Read more
  • Davi Weber

  • Davi Weber
  • Davi received her Master of Architecture from Columbia University in 2014, and her interest lies in further investigating the intersection of domestic architecture, global ecologies, and the implication of desire. Recent writings include “The Surreal in the Rational”, “Deflection and … Read more
  • Cecilia Larrea Mijares

  • Cecilia Larrea
  • Cecilia was born and raised in Mexico City, where she studied Architecture graduating from the Universidad Iberoamericana in 2012. Since then, she went on to try different aspects of the architectural practice, from design to construction supervising, and finally to … Read more
  • Marzia Mazorati

  • Marzia Mazorati
  • Marzia pursued her higher education in Italy, Israel and United Kingdom. In 2013 she decided to settle in London, where she eventually joined the History and Critical Master at AA. Her previous research primarily investigated the concept of ‘Italian (after)shock’: … Read more