Personal Statement

Surjan holds degrees from The University of Wisconsin, The University of Pennsylvania and Columbia University. Surjan is founding chair of C_UP, an organization began in 1998. C_UP's work has exhibited worldwide, including the London Festival of Architecture, WIRED magazine's NEXTfest, Smithsonian Magazine, the American Center of Architecture & Design, and his book Rey's Sky is in the permanent collection of the Children's Defense Fund.

Current Interests

Surjan's current interests are in design competitions that involve stories/myths of radical preservation.


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