Anne Filson

Associate Professor

Anne Filson is an architect, researcher and educator. Prior to arriving at UK in 2009, she spent 15 years in large corporate and small design-centric firms, including as a Project Architect at the Office for Metropolitan Architecture/Rem Koolhaas and as a Strategy/Design Consultant for IDEO’s Smart Space Practice. Filson brings broad professional expertise to her architecture studios and seminars that examine design entrepreneurship and resilient architectural practice models. Her research on the economics of architecture has been presented and published internationally. In collaboration with Prof. Gary Rohrbacher, she pursues research funded by a U.S. Department of Energy grant, as well as projects for Filson and Rohrbacher that have been published in The Economist, NPR, The Atlantic, and cited by the World Economic Forum. Filson is a LEED Accredited, NCARB Certified Registered Architect. She received her MArch from Columbia University and Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Smith College.

A Mies for All by Anne Filson

Amsterdam, Netherlands | 52.377956, 4.897070

A Mies for All is a project based on a concept by Pierre Bismuth and Matthijs Bouw; developed by One Architecture; and Filson and Rohrbacher, an architecture and design firm that explores new fabrication techniques and the resultant economies. The exhibition for the project was held in September 2015 in Amsterdam.