Anya Domlesky

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Anya Domlesky

Anya Domlesky
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Nov 02, 2020
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Anya Domlesky is an urban designer and landscape architect currently at SWA Group as Director of Research.  She runs XL Lab, the firm’s innovation lab undertaking practice-based research.  As a designer, she has worked largely on issues around urbanization, coasts, and water. Her research on the built environment focuses on scales beyond the designed site--examining processes of urban building and unbuilding, material ecologies, and infrastructure.  Her research has been shown at both the Shenzhen and Venice Biennales and in Third Coast Atlas.  She has previously worked at the New York City Department of City Planning and Hood Design, lectured internationally, and taught at Harvard University Graduate School of Design and Boston Architectural College.  She holds an MLA from Harvard University Graduate School of Design and an M.Arch II from McGill University.