Ana Cajiao

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Visiting Assistant Professor Undergraduate Architecture 718.399-.4305 p 718.399-.4332 f Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall North 1

Current Course Listing (4)

20/FA-ARCH-111-10 Representation 1

20/FA-ARCH-363-06 Professional Practice

21/SP-ARCH-364-07 Construction Documents

21/SP-ARCH-364-07 Construction Documents


B.Arch (with Honors), Pratt Institute


Ana Cajiao’s multidisciplinary practice systematically challenges the boundaries between landscape, architecture, and interiors. She is passionate about sustainable and holistic design that creates memorable experiences. 

During her decade-long tenure at Zaha Hadid Architects in London, Ana worked on projects in 6 countries, across 3 continents, including the Sterling Prize winning Museum of 21st Century Art – MAXXI, in Rome. Additionally, she spearheaded a number of the practice’s exhibitions, including Hadid’s major retrospective at the Guggenheim Museum in New York. Her architectural portfolio features cultural, mix-use high-rise, and residential buildings, as well as retail interiors, installations and products. 

Ana is based in Brooklyn and currently teaches architecture as a Visiting Assistant Professor at The Pratt Institute. She has previously taught at Parsons School of Design, The New School, and lectured at Harvard Graduate School of Design and the Fashion Institute of Technology. Ana holds a Bachelor of Architecture with Honors from The Pratt Institute in New York.