Alan Maskin is a partner and principal at Olson Kundig Architects. For over two decades he has focused primarily on the design of cultural projects including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center, Secret Garden in Uijeongbu, South Korea, and the Bezos Center for Innovation at the Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI). His work has been published in a variety of national and international media including The New York Times, Metropolis, The Los Angeles Times, Architectural Record and The Wall Street Journal.
Maskin’s work has been recognized by regional, national and international award programs, including an American Alliance of Museums Media & Technology MUSE Award for Interpretive Interactive Installations, a SEGD Global Design Award and a Northwest Design Award for Best in Commercial Design.
In addition to his design work, Alan is overseeing the development of OUTPOST, Olson Kundig’s creative production studio. He also co-directed and curated the firm’s experimental work space, [storefront] and its subsequent series of site specific collaborative installations around the globe called: Itinerant Projects. An eponymous overview of the [storefront] installations was published in 2014.