Nathan Hume

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

Current Course Listing (1)

21/SP-ARCH-903-01 Design 3: Speculating on Mediums

Education

B.S., Ohio State University; M.Arch., Yale University; partner at Hume Coover Studio.

Biography

Nathan Hume is a licensed architect who received a Bachelor of Architecture from The Ohio State University and a Master of Architecture from Yale University. His design work and writings have been published in journals and periodicals including Project, Posit, Tarp, Paprika, and The New York Times. Nate has exhibited work in shows at The Druker Gallery, the A+D Museum, the Yale Architecture Gallery, One Night Stand, and the New York Center for Architecture. Recently he has curated the show Adjacencies at the Yale School of Architecture Gallery and had a solo show at the Kent CAED Gallery.  He is the creator and editor of Suckerpunch, a website exploring the work of contemporary architects and artists, through which he mounted the exhibition and accompanying book Fresh Punches. He has also taught at Yalue University and the Univerisyt of Pennsylvania. Nate is the principle at Hume Coover Studio in Brooklyn New York where they create unexpected moments through dynamic relationships between material and people provoking a new attitude toward the environment. One that is not about preserving or conserving but fostering new ecologies through experimenting with building materials and their perception. The work places an emphasis on creating saturated new natures which question notions of the artificial and the natural.