Helped create the Southern California Institute of Structures in 1971 as well as the Santa Monica-based architectural solid, Morphosis. He examined at the School of Southern California as well as the Harvard School Graduate College of Style. He educated under metropolitan planner Ki Suh Recreation area and spent time surviving in the Advertising campaign for Financial Democracy commune. He received the Pritzker Award in 2005. His family members was surviving in Waterbury, Connecticut, when he was created. He wedded architect Blythe Alison-Mayne. He and architect Walter Gropius both trained at Harvard School.