Geno Yun

AIA, LEED AP, Principal

“I’m in love with cities I’ve never been to and people I’ve never met” – John Michael Green

My father worked for Pan Am and it allowed me to see the world. It had the greatest influence on me becoming an architect.

The art of architecture feeds the soul, while the business of architecture is our responsibility
education

UC Berkeley, M. Arch.

started at ELS

1991

city

New York City

place

The High Line. I love how you can escape the city by being above the street. What a great story.

meal

Morimoto’s in Chelsea, Karren and I celebrated our 25th anniversary there with an amazing 10-course meal.

physical activity

Biking, hiking, golfing, and skiing

hero

Michelle Obama—who doesn’t love a first lady who can do pushups!

spare time

Hiking with the dog, usually in search of muddy streams.

best vacation

Northern Italy 2005 with friends and family.

affiliations

2017 IIDA Global Excellence Design Awards Juror, Contract Magazine Editorial Advisory Board Member, and 2016 ICSC Centerbuild Design Awards Juror