I am a French-American designer based in Paris, France.
I obtained my master's of architecture in 2019 at the Ecole National Supérieure d’Architecture de Paris La Villette in Paris France. During my master’s I had the opportunity to study for a year abroad at Kyushu University’s design school.
I am currently a researcher at the University of the Underground's New Politics and Afrofuturism program led by Magid Magid.
Education / Experiences
09/2020-current _Paris,FR_ UNIVERSITY OF THE UNDERGROUND
Researcher of the New Politics and Afrofuturism program led by Magid Magid.
09/2020-current_Paris,FR_CONSEIL D'ARCHITECTURE, D'URBANISME ET DE L'ENVIRONNEMENT
Teaching architecture classes to elementary students in public schools of Paris.
Architect working on all phases of diverse projects in Morocco, France and Saudi Arabia while preparing for the HMONP license at the ENSAPLV.
09/2018-11/2018 _Paris,FR_ PARFUMS CHRISTIAN DIOR
Assistant architect in the international retail architecture department for all boutiques and counters of PCD.
Bachelors and masters in architecture.
Design and construction of furniture, model making, creation of 2D and 3D visuals for renovation and re-use projects. Research and creation of a concept for a new café made of reused materials.
Study abroad, Master 1 in Doi Sensei’s laboratory, studying inclusive design.
Participated in the construction of a straw bale and earth house.
Exhibitions / Events / Awards
09/2020-12/2020 _Paris,FR_ LA TABLE
Exhibition of a series of drawings portraying a familial dining room through the form of a scrapbook.
With Urska Malic and Léticia Chanliau, creation of a collaborative publication about the interrelation of gender and space, with the contribution of more than 20 researchers, architects and artists.
With Urska Malic and Léticia Chanliau, tutor of the WOMAN workshop : construction of a nomad space for discussion, the Woman Cave as a tool for discussing gender and space. The Woman Cave collective was created at this time.
Special mention for the «WOMAN CAVE» project proposal for Raumlaborberlin’s «A Festival of Creative Urban Living», selected as a «strong proposal [which] evoked strong debate amongst jury members».
Honorable mention for the project «Re-Habitat» done in collaboration with Urska Malic for the Volume Zero 2018 Re-School architecture competition.
An exhibition of drawings with Claire Plantier on two cities, Paris, France and Hamamatsu, Japan.
With Clothilde Josserand, Perrine Cr and Alexander Mehren, tutored and co-designed a workshop that discussed the value empty spaces can have in cities through studying the post-industrial city of Rijeka and creating anamorphoses in these spaces.
12/2017_Los Angeles,USA_BLANKET STATEMENTS
« J-memories» photography collage presented on a blanket in the exhibition curated by Amorette Muzingo.
07-08/2016_Nida,Lithuania_THE NEXT STEP
With Louis Koseda and Dora Dixon, tutor and designer of the two week workshop. Published in archdaily.com and idaaf.com.
Print / Writting / Illustrations
01/2019 _ JOIN THE DOTS, «The fight over the market of Ahlone» (article and illustrations)
© 2020 Chloé Macary-Carney