Aya Hirose

Aya is a licensed architect who has been practicing in the field of architecture for 7+ years. Her interest in the juncture of education and practice has led her to enjoy participating in a teaching program at Virginia Tech as well as reviewing student work at von Weise Associates.

Hirose Aya

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, School of Architecture & Design
Master in Architecture, 2012

University of Missouri
Bachelor of Science in Human Environmental Science, Architectural Studies, 2006


POLYMATH: An Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Journal, 2012, "An Online Spatial Portfolio: Documenting the Legibility and Literacy of Architectural Space"


Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Inside Architecture 2012

About Aya

Aya is always in search for delicious foods and beautiful built works, from a tiny deli in Pienza to wagashi in Kyoto. She is currently relishing the diverse cuisine and architecture of Chicago.