Sunil Bald

Sunil Bald

Associate Dean and Associate Professor Adjunct
After an initial term as Louis. I. Kahn Visiting Assistant Professor, Mr. Bald has continued to teach design studios and visualization at the School. Previously, he taught design and theory at Cornell University, Columbia University, the University of Michigan, and Parsons. Mr. Bald is a partner in the New York-based Studio SUMO, which has been featured as one of Architectural Record’s Design Vanguard and the Architectural League of New York’s Emerging Voices. In 2015, SUMO was awarded the Annual Prize in Architecture from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. His firm has also received a Young Architects award from the Architectural League, fellowships from NYFA and NYSCA, and was a finalist in the Museum of Modern Art’s Young Architects program. SUMO’s work, which ranges from installations to institutional buildings, has been exhibited in the National Building Museum, MoMA, the Venice Biennale, the Field Museum, the GA Gallery, and the Urban Center. Mr. Bald has an enduring research interest in modernism, popular culture, and nation-making in Brazil, for which he received fellowships from the Fullbright and Graham Foundations and published a series of articles.
Education
BA University of California, Santa Cruz
MArch Columbia University

Courses

1012b
Spring 2019
Architectural Design
Trattie Davies, Sunil Bald, Peter de Bretteville, Joeb Moore, Miriam Peterson
1061a
Fall 2018
Post-Professional Design Studio
Joel Sanders, Sunil Bald
3264b
Spring 2018
XS: “micro” in Japanese Architecture and Urbanism
Sunil Bald
1015a
Fall 2017
Visualization II: Form & Representation
Sunil Bald, Michelle Fornabai
1022b
Spring 2017
Second-Year Core Studio
Edward Mitchell, Sunil Bald, Alexander Felson, Bimal Mendis, Alan Plattus, Rosalyne Shieh
3264b
Spring 2017
XS: “micro” in Japanese Architecture and Urbanism
Sunil Bald
1015a
Fall 2016
Form and Representation
Sunil Bald, Kent Bloomer
3264b
Spring 2016
XS: “micro” in Japanese Architecture and Urbanism
Sunil Bald
1015a
Fall 2015
Visualization II: Form & Representation
Sunil Bald, Kent Bloomer
1107a
Fall 2015
Advanced Design Studio: Roofplane/Skyplane
Sunil Bald, Nicholas McDermott
1118b
Spring 2015
Advanced Design Studio: Paranoazinho
Sunil Bald, Rafael Birmann
3264b
Spring 2015
XS: “micro” in Japanese Architecture and Urbanism
Sunil Bald