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nina anker

Nina Edwards Anker is an architect and design professional who has taught at Pratt, The Oslo School of Architecture and Design, and New York University. Formerly, she was as an architect at the offices of Pei, Cobb, Freed, Owen & Mandolfo and Peter Marino Associates in New York; in Oslo, Norway, she worked as an architect with MMW Arkitekter and a-lab. In practice, Nina specializes in sustainable architecture and design, and operates in an environment in which project management and implementation takes place in parallel with model-making, prototyping and experimentation with ideas, materials, and manufacturing processes. Her work has been widely published and exhibited. Nina won the Good Design Award from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design for furniture, the A’Design Award for solar lighting, and the Home and Garden Award for Best New Eco Residential Project. She holds a Ph.D. from The Oslo School of Architecture and Design and an M.Arch. from Harvard Graduate School of Design.