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Michael Styczynski

semi-licensed architect, PARLAY, Smithgroup, Lawrence Tech in Detroit United States

Michael Styczynski is interested in envisioning design as a tool for critical spatial discourse and change. This has lead to a diverse array of projects including: a performative air quality sensing bicycling wheel, a nomadic participatory museum, a shared public commons storefront, reimagined libraries, and university framework plans. He is adjunct faculty at Lawrence Tech leading design studios focused on the spatial agency and role of the ‘Architect’ constructing social, cultural, and political change. Michael holds a B.S. in Architecture from the University of Michigan and a M.Arch. from the Harvard Graduate School of Design.

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Stitch City-Old Redford Detroit

@ VOL 36 ON OCT 17, 2018

Michael Styczynski, Laura Walker & Paul Codreanu had the winning design proposal for the DCDC and the City of Detroit’s Planning & Development Department. Their shared experience and expertise show us how design can help to redevelop a city.

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Detroit @ Hunt Street Station
Oct 17, 2018