Erick Cárcamo  currently teaches Architecture design at SCI_Arc and is also a visiting professor at UPENN School of Design, YALE School of Architecture and the University of Kentucky, College of Design, at the National Technical University of Athens NTUA, Greece and Lunds Tekniska Högskola LTH in Sweden. Erick has recently taught at Columbia University GSAPP NYC; PRATT Institute NY, and the University of Applied Arts in Vienna, Die Angewandte. He has worked as Lead Designer for CoopHimmelb(l)au in Vienna, ASYMPTOTE Architecture New York, Xefirotarch in Los Angeles and freelanced for Bernard Tschumi Architects, NYC. Born in El Salvador, Erick holds a Masters Degree in Advanced Architectural Design, AAD from Columbia University GSAPP and a Bachelor’s Degree from the Southern California Institute of Architecture, SCI_Arc, having been awarded full scholarships. Erick Carcamo is Principal and co-founder of X|A, which design intentions and processes deviate towards the extreme conditions of innovation and the pure coherence of technique invention; a practice networked in Europe, Latin America and the US, awarded in various international competitions and currently working on commissioned projects in diverse scales. Their expertise is based on experimental techniques in animation software, scripting and continuous Academic research. X|A’s work also include numerous publications and has exhibited solo shows in New York, Athens-Greece, Los Angeles and Lexington. 

  

Erick Cárcamo

Architect | Professor

X|A // Principal

NY | Athens

www.xatelier.com

 

 

 

::Teaching Experience::

 

UPENN | University of Pennsylvania | Philadelphia-Adjunct Professor / Design Faculty

YSOA | Yale School of Architecture | New Haven-Adjunct Assistant Professor / Design Faculty

GSAPP | Columbia University | New York-Adjunct Assistant Professor / Design Faculty

NTUA | National Technical University | Athens, Greece-Visiting Professor / Design Faculty

PRATT | GAUD | Institute School of Architecture | New York-Adjunct Assistant Professor / Design Faculty

UKY | University of Kentucky | College of Design | Lexington, KY-Visiting Professor / Design Faculty

LTH | Lunds Tekniska Högskola | Sweden-Visiting Professor / Design Faculty

die Angewandte | School of Applied Arts | Vienna, Austria-Visiting Professor / Design Faculty

  

::Studios and Workshops::

 

May 2009 LTH | University of Lund, Sweden “Walk to the Gate” 1-Month WorkShop-Visiting Professor | Design Faculty

Spring Semester 2009 GSAPP Columbia University Advanced Studio IV  >>studio Brief-Co-Professor with Hernan Diaz-alonso

Spring Semester 2009 PRATT Institute of Architecture GAUD Advanced Studio-Co-Professor with Hernan Diaz-alonso

Spring Semester 2009 UKY | University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY Studio-Visiting Professor | Design Faculty

November 2008 LTH | University of Lund, Sweden “Animal Assemblage” WorkShop-Visiting Professor | Design Faculty

September 2008 LTH | University of Lund, Sweden “Media Morphologies” WorkShop-In Collaboration with Florencia Pita fmod

Fall Semester 2008 GSAPP Columbia University AAD Advanced Studio-Co-Professor with Hernan Diaz-alonso

Summer Semester 2008 GSAPP Columbia University AAD Advanced Studio-Co-Professor with Hernan Diaz-alonso

Spring Semester 2008 PRATT Institute of Architecture GAUD Advanced Studio-Co-Professor with Hernan Diaz-alonso and Florencia Pita

Fall Semester 2007 die Angewandte, Universität für angewandte Kunst Wien—Crossover Studio-Co-Professor with Hernan Diaz-alonso

Spring Semester 2007 GSAPP Columbia University Advanced Studio IV -Assitant Professor for Hernan Diaz-alonso