bernard khoury studied architecture at the rhode island school of design (b. f. a. 1990 / b. arch 1991). he received a masters in architectural studies from harvard university (m. arch 1993). in 2001, he was awarded the honorable mention of the borromini prize given to architects under 40 years of age by the municipality of rome. in 2004, he was awarded the architecture + award. he was a visiting professor at the école polytechnique fédérale de lausanne and has lectured and exhibited his work in prestigious academic institutions in europe and the u. s. including a solo show of his work given by the international forum for contemporary architecture at the aedes gallery in berlin (2003). his work has been extensively published by the professional press. khoury started an independent practice in 1993. over the past 16 years, his office has developed an international reputation and a significant diverse portfolio of projects both locally and abroad.