William Sarnecky

William Sarnecky is Assistant Professor of Architecture at the American University of Sharjah, where he has taught since 2006. His areas of research and teaching interest include furniture design and the “architecture of immediacy.” Outcomes from a cross-disciplinary course Form, Furniture, and Graphics he taught in collaboration with Amir Berbic have been exhibited at the 2012 Salone Satellite, in Milan. Prior to his academic career, Sarnecky worked in award-winning critical design practices in Los Angeles (Pugh+Scarpa Architecture and Belzberg Architects) and maintained his own practice in San Diego. He is a licensed architect in the state of New Mexico. William Sarnecky holds a Master of Architecture from the University of New Mexico and a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Arizona.