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Johnstonmarklee, USA

Johnstonmarklee, USA

This video was recorded at MAO Not More Not Less: Symposium on exploring the wiggle room of contemporary architectural practice. Mark Lee is an architect with fairly global roots. He was born in Hong-Kong, but was sent by his parents to the US at the age of 17 after it had been decided that Hong Kong would be given back to China. After receiving his architectural education at the University of Southern California and the Harvard Graduate School of Design, he moved to Zurich for 6 years to teach and format the famous foundational course (Grundkurs) of ETH's architecture school together with Marc Angelil. In 2004, he moved back to Los Angeles, to teach as assistant professor at UCLA and focus his design activities at Johnstonmarklee, the architectural office he had founded together with his... Show More


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