Co-founder of Terreform ONE; Associate Professor of Practice, New York University (NYU), New York, NY, United States.
Mitchell Joachim is the co-founder of Terreform ONE and associate professor of practice at New York University (NYU) where he also held noteworthy leadership roles as a university senator and co-chair of Global Design NYU. He has won many awards including the Lafarge Holcim Acknowledgement Prize and Time’s Best Invention with MIT Smart Cities. He is a TED Senior Fellow and has been awarded fellowships with Safdie Architects and the Martin Society for Sustainability at MIT. Joachim has been featured in numerous articles and has co-authored four books: Super Cells: Building with Biology (Ted Books, 2014), Global Design: Elsewhere Envisioned (Prestel, 2014), XXL-XS: New Directions in Ecological Design (Actar, 2016) and Design with Life: Biotech Architecture and Resilient Cities (Actor, 2019). His design work has been exhibited in numerous locations including MoMA in New York, DOX Centre for Contemporary Art in Prague, The Building Centre in London, DAZ in Berlin, OCAD in Toronto, NAI in Rotterdam and Seoul and Venice Biennale.