Moss, Eric Owen
Eric Owen Moss (b. 1943) was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA. He received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Los Angeles. He holds Master degrees in Architecture from both the University of California at Berkeley, College of Environmental Design, and Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design. Moss’s notable projects include the Queens Museum of Art in New York, and the New Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia. Moss was honored with the Academy Award in Architecture from the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1999, and the AIA Gold Medal in 2001. Moss first taught at Southern California Institute of Architecture in 1974, and was appointed Director in 2002. He has held chairs at Yale and Harvard universities.