Yale School of Architecture

Master of Architecture I



Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Master of Environmental Management



Yale University

Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, with distinction


Academic Positions


Critic, Yale School of Architecture

Seminar: The City and Carbon Modernity

Seminar: Rome: Continuity & Change

Studio: Design 2, 1st Year Core



Coordinator, Joint-Degree Program,

Yale School of Architecture + Yale School of the Environment



Assistant Professor Adjunct, Cooper Union School of Architecture

Studio: Design III: Formal Analysis

Environments: The City and Carbon Modernity

Environments: The City as Carbon Form


Visiting Professor, Cooper Union School of Architecture

Environments: The City and Carbon Modernity

Architectonics I: First year design studio - fall

Architectonics II: First year design studio - spring


Critic, Yale School of Architecture

Advanced studio with Peter Eisenman,

Formal Analysis with Peter Eisenman

Diagrammatic Analysis with Peter Eisenman


Head Teaching Fellow

Formal Analysis, Professor Peter Eisenman

2012 - 2014

Teaching Assistant

Undergraduate Studio, Professor Turner Brooks

Fall 2014       



Lectures & Talks:


Overcoming Carbon Form

Planning the Green New Deal

Harvard Graduate School of Design

March 2020

Human Body/Carbon City: The Environment from Two different Scales, Elisa Iturbe & Austin Wade Smith in conversation

Cooper Union Lecture Series

April 2020

"Carbon & Critical Spatial Practice"

American Association of Geography Conference

April 2019

Gender & Performance: Architecture School and

the Performance of Femininity

Parsons School of Design

Architecture & Feminism Conference

Spring 2015



Professional Experience

2015 - present : Outside Development

2016 - 2018 : Eisenman Architects

2016 : Gray Organschi Architecture

2015 : Urban Resources Initiative

2014 : Diller Scofidio + Renfro

2012 : Yale Building Project Construction Internship

2011 : S P A C E E X P L O R A T I O N

2009 : Parque Humano



"The Anacoluthic City: Urbs Oeconomica and the dissolution of Urban Ground"

Perspecta 53

Fall 2020


Peter Eisenman w/Elisa Iturbe,

Princeton University Press

Spring 2020

Log 47: Overcoming Carbon Form

guest editor and author of introductory essay: "Architecture and the Death of Carbon Modernity"

Fall 2019

Paprika: "The Named & the Unnamed"



Log 39: "The Border is Not a Line"


Dearq Journal of Architecture:  "Women & the Architectural Review: the Gendered Presentation of Architectural Work"


Pulp #35: "Architecture's Difficulty"


Pulp #13: "Feature Interview with Elisa Iturbe"

2019 - Form in Rem
            citygroup, New York City
            featured drawing: Face Value, by Outside Development
2018 - Tempietto Exemplum
            Yale School of Architecture Gallery
            featured drawing: ad infinitum ad finem
2013 - To Draw is to See: Drawings from Rome
            Hearst Tower, New York City
            featured drawing: San Ignazio
2008 - Everyday Monuments: the Photographs of Jerome Liebling 
            Yale University Art Gallery
            student curator
Grants & Awards


2015 - Master's Project Travel Grant:

            The Scandinavian Housing Model


2014 - Anne C. Garland Award

            YSOA 2014


The Architecture Lobby

Spring 2019 - present


Design Corps: Design for the Common Good

Board Member & SEED Evaluator

Summer 2016 - present