• Anthony Deen

    Associate Professor of Architecture

    Part-time Assistant Professor

    Office Location:

    Albert and Vera List Academic Center


    Anthony Deen is the Director of Physical Design for ESI Design. He is an architectural designer, creative director, educator and writer with over 20 years experience in creating and building innovative environments ranging from public parks to corporate offices to specialty retail stores. His clients have included best-in-class companies such as Apple, Barclays, British Airways, Central Park Conservancy, Chelsea Market, FAO Schwarz, JetBlue Airlines, The Port Authority of NY&NJ, The Virgin Megastores and the World Trade Center.
    A graduate of the Cooper Union, Anthony also co-founded the MFADT in Design + Technology program at Parsons School of Design where he is currently an adjunct faculty. Anthony holds several design patents and his work is included in the National Design Museum. Anthony's projects have won the Cannes Gold Lion; International Design Award; Spark Design Awards and multiple SEGD and GOOD Design awards. Anthony also co-founded Gowanus By Design, a community based urban design advocacy, and Place+Making Lab, a design practice dedicated to providing top tier design to non-profit and not-for-profit clients. Anthony also served as a member of the EPA’s Gowanus Community Advisory Group. 

    Degrees Held:

    M. Arch

    Professional Affiliations:


    Research Interests:

    Ubiquitous computing, smart environments, technology in the built environment, media architecture

    Awards and Honors:

    Cannes Gold Lion, International Design Award, Spark Design Award, SEGD Merit Award, GOOD Design award, GOOD Green Design Award, AIA-NY Project Award