Sam Jacob is principal of Sam Jacob Studio for architecture and design, a practice whose work spans scales and disciplines from urban design through architecture, design, art and curatorial projects. He has worked internationally on award winning projects and has exhibited at major museums such as the V&A, MAK, and the Art Institute of Chicago, as well as cultural events including the Venice Architecture Biennale. He is Professor of Architecture at University of Illinois, Chicago, and columnist for Art Review. Previously he was a founding director of FAT Architecture.