Ryan Luke Johns
Ryan Luke Johns is an architectural designer focused on augmented materiality and context-aware fabrication. He has taught as a lecturer in the Princeton University School of Architecture and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and as an adjunct assistant professor at Columbia GSAPP. He has also held the lecturer position in the department of Cognitive Science at Vassar College, where he worked as part of the Interdisciplinary Research and Robotics Lab. Ryan is co-founder of GREYSHED, a design-research studio focused on advanced workflows and robotics in architecture, design, and manufacturing. His work has been published and exhibited internationally, including the 2016 Oslo Architecture Triennale and the 2017 Seoul Biennale of Architecture. He was the recipient of the “KUKA Young Potential Award” at the inaugural Rob|Arch conference (2012) and Princeton’s Suzanne Kolarik Underwood Prize (2013). Ryan holds a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture with a concentration in Mathematics from Columbia University (2009) and a Master of Architecture from Princeton University (2013).
Role in the NCCR Digital Fabrication: PhD Researcher
Projects: Construction Robotics
Affiliation: Gramazio Kohler Research
Email: Ryan Luke Johns