Principal, Michael Sorkin Studio, Distinguished Professor of Architecture and Director of the Graduate Program in Urban Design, City College of New York.
The Michael Sorkin Studio is devoted to both practical and theoretical projects at all scales with a special interest in the city and in green architecture. Previous to his current post at CCNY, Sorkin was the Professor and Director of the Institute for Urbanism at the Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna. Sorkin was the architectural critic of the Village Voice and is currently contributing editor for Architectural Record. His forthcoming books are Twenty Minutes in Manhattan, Eutopia, All Over the Map, and Project New Orleans. He is also President of Terreform, a nonprofit engaged in urban research and advocacy and President of The Institute for Urban Design.