Assistant Professor, Integrated Design
Wendy, trained as an architect, is the creative director and founder of WE-DESIGNS (architecture/creative strategy) and Resilient Modular Systems, PBC (socially missioned venture). She is the winner of the Autodesk Pier 9 AiRs, Young CAADRIA Award, Digital Kluge Fellowship awarded by the Library of Congress, the Art Director’s Club of New York’s ADC Young Guns 11 Award, AIA (American Institute of Architects) Dallas “Express Yourself” Women in Architecture Award, and selected designer of the Perspective 40 under 40 Award, and the Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award. Wendy was most recently an assistant professor at the Gerald D Hines College of Architecture, University of Houston, where she led the Digital Media and Design Program. Wendy has an M.Arch and Certification of Urban Policy/Planning from Princeton University, and a BA in Architecture with a Concentration in Economics (Statistics) from Barnard College, Columbia University. She recently completed her Doctor of Design at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, in collaboration with the Harvard Law School.
She is the faculty lead of Future Factory, a student-led research group and laboratory investigating the access and ownership of technological information that is distributed amongst the various private and public players within New York City.
And, was a co-editor of 'Digital Property: Open Source Architecture', published by John Wiley and Sons, as part of the AD journal series.
Creatives and Entrepreneurship