'The Rendering Environment'
Andrew Atwood is a principal of First Office, an architecture practice founded with Anna Neimark in downtown Los Angeles. Atwood is currently Assistant Professor of Architecture at UC Berkeley where he offers design studios and visual studies seminars. Previously, he taught at both SCIArc and USC. First Office’s work has been exhibited in the United States and abroad, including the Beijing Biennale, the Pacific Design Center, the Storefront for Art and Architecture, the SCI Arc Gallery and the MAK Center, Los Angeles, among others. With Neimark he has published articles in Project Journal, ThinkSpace Pamphlet, Perspecta and a forthcoming issue of Log. Atwood holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Richmond and an M.Arch from Harvard. First Office has completed projects in San Francisco, Afghanistan and Los Angeles.