Malaika Kim


“The process of healing is already underway.”

“We are no longer designers, we have to [also] be activists, engineers, and advocates, [to] play a bigger role, to use what we have and collaborate with others.”

“You have to have a photographer’s eye to see the things that will kill ‘a historic’ shot”

The final pair of presentations from the Architecture League Prize’s Uncomfortable series treated the audience to a playful, animate vision of architecture as facilitator of empathy, love, and “second lives.”

For these two architects, Euclidean geometry and personal narrative go hand in hand.