George Showman - Visiting Assistant Professor
George ShowmanVisiting Assistant Professor
(718) 399-4332 fax
Higgins Hall North 1
M. Arch., Columbia University; (a 3-year M.Arch)
George Showman lives and works in Brooklyn, NY. Born and raised in Ottawa, Canada, he studied mechanical engineering at Princeton University, receiving his BSE in 1999. After working for three years as a software developer in Montreal, he turned to architecture in 2002, enrolling at ColumbiaÂ’s GSAPP for a 3-year M.Arch. Since graduating, George has split his time between professional work, at RSVP Architecture Studio in Brooklyn, and teaching, at NJIT (in Newark), Sciarc (in San Francisco), and the Pratt Institute (in Brooklyn).
2006 to the present:
2005 to 2006
2000 to 2002
“Building on UNAM”, Columbia University, 2005 – publication featuring work as a student at Columbia
Pratt Faculty Grant, 2009 – Joint recipient with Prof. Brian Ripel.
NYCityRacks Competition co-winner – for an interior bike rack/room design