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Eric is co-founding principal of Höweler + Yoon Architecture LLP, a research-driven, multidisciplinary design studio working between architecture, art and media. HYA has a reputation for work that is technologically and formally innovative, and deeply informed by human experience and a sensitivity to tectonics.
Höweler + Yoon’s work has been exhibited at the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art, the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago, the 2006 Design Triennial at the Cooper Hewitt in New York and The Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston. Their work has been awarded recognition with the BSA Honor Award, the American Architecture Prize, the AIA Religious Architecture Award, and the European Centre for Architecture American Architecture Award.
Eric has authored several books including Expanded Practice (with J. Meejin Yoon), published by Princeton Architectural Press in 2009; Skyscraper: Vertical Now, published by Rizzoli/Universe Publishers in 2003; Public Works, Unsolicited Small Projects for the Big Dig (with J. Meejin Yoon and Meredith Miller), published by MAP Book Publishers in 2009; and 1001 Skyscrapers (with J. Meejin Yoon), published by Princeton Architectural Press in 2000. Höweler has published essays and articles in Perspecta, Archis, Thresholds, The Architect’s Newspaper, Architectural Lighting, and Praxis.
Born in Cali, Colombia, Höweler received his Bachelor of Architecture and Master of Architecture from Cornell University.