Alex works across the fields of architecture, design, and education with interest in expanded notions of interiority. His recent work is an interplay of media, factual fiction and spatial practice. His work has appeared internationally at Site-Reading Writing Quarterly, Interior Provocations, deSingel Internationale Kunstcampus, Wattis Institute of Contemporary Art, Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale (GICB), and WUHO Gallery, amongst others. He is a former artist-in-residence at EKWC in the Netherlands. For more than 15 years he worked in architecture and design studios in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Rio de Janeiro and Istanbul.
Alex is Course Director of MIARD, a multidisciplinary practice-led research Master Interior Architecture program at Piet Zwart Institute, Willem de Kooning Academy, where he serves as Graduation Project Chair and a Hoofdocent. He has previously held teaching and academic positions at Woodbury University, Willem de Kooning Academy, Ecole Speciale d’Architecture, and UCLA. Alex holds a Master of Architecture from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and a Bachelor of Architecture from the Tyler School of Art and Architecture, Temple University, Philadelphia and Rome.