Monday, September 26, 7pm
W. M. Keck Lecture Hall
Intro by Hsinming Fung
Jesse Reiser is Principal of Reiser+ Unemoto, RUR Architecture in New York. He received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from the Cooper Union in New York and completed his Masters of Architecture at the Cranbrook Academy of Art. He was a fellow of the American Academy in Rome in 1985 and he worked for the offices of John Hejduk and Aldo Rossi prior to forming Reiser + Umemoto with partner Nanako Umemoto.
Reiser is an Associate Professor of Architecture at Princeton University and has previously taught at various schools in the US and Asia, including Columbia, Yale, Ohio State, and Hong Kong universities. Reiser + Umemoto, RUR Architecture, is an internationally recognized multidisciplinary design firm, which has built projects at a wide range of scales: from furniture design, to residential and commercial structures, up to the scale of landscape, urban design and infrastructure.www.reiser-umemoto.com