Reynolds, Kyle

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Kyle Reynolds is an Associate Professor and a co-founder of is-office, a design firm located in Chicago, IL. Reynolds was previously the Willard A. Oberdick Fellow at the University of Michigan Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, and an Adjunct Assistant professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Architecture. He received a Master of Architecture from Princeton University and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture with a Certificate of Urban Planning, Summa Cum Laude, from the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee. Reynolds was awarded the Skidmore, Owings and Merrill (SOM) Foundation Traveling Fellowship in 2003. He investigated how cultural variables and limitations on available space provoke architectural innovation in the increasingly static fabric of Japanese cities. His work has been published in On Farming: Bracket 1, The SANAA Studios 2006-2008: Learning From Japan: Single Story Urbanism, Pidgin Magazine, Interior Design Magazine, Calibrations, and Licensed Architect. Reynolds work has been exhibited at The University of Michigan, The Art Institute of Chicago, The Chicago History Museum, Princeton University, Daley Plaza in Chicago, Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, and the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee.

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Princeton University, MArch, 2007
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, BSAS, Certificate of Urban Planning, 2002

Research Focus

Architectural Design


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Selected Work

The SANAA Studios: Learning From Japan: Single Story Urbanism, "Stack, Bend, Pinch", Edited: Florian Idenburg, Lars Muller Publishers, 1st Edition, 2009
Pidgin Magazine, "Baroque(n) Formality", Issue #3, 2007
Pidgin Magazine, "First and 9", Issue #2, 2007

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