Dominic received his Master of Science in Advanced Architectural Design from Columbia University. He received his Bachelor of Architecture from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. He has lived and worked in New York, Shanghai, and Paris. In addition, he was awarded the Architecture League Prize by The Architectural League of New York in 2007. He was the recipient of a Graham Foundation Grant in 2006 for his interest in the role of research in contemporary architecture education and practice.