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.
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
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.