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Jongwan Kwon

Jongwan Kwon teaches in the Architecture and Interior Architecture departments. Prior to joining RISD, he taught architecture design studios and workshops at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Hanyang University. He won the prestigious SOM Prize for his ongoing research on the relationship between logistical infrastructure and regional environment. His other design research explores space of production and exchange, urban systems and ecology.

Kwon holds a MArch and Urban Design Certificate from MIT and a BArch with honors (summa cum laude) from Hanyang University, where he received the Best Thesis Prize. He also studied at National University of Singapore as part of an exchange program.

Fall 2020 Courses

  • INTAR-23ST-01 Advanced Design Studios

Wintersession 2021 Courses

  • INTAR-2324-03 Introduction To Design Studio I: Existing Construct

Spring 2021 Courses

  • INTAR-2398-02 Design Thesis
  • INTAR-2331-01 Digital Representation & Visual Narratives
  • MARC, Massachusetts Institute Technology