Da-Un Yoo

D. Kenneth Sargent Visiting Critic

Da-Un Yoo is a professor in the Department of Architecture at Ewha Womans University in Seoul, South Korea where she runs the Sustainable Urban Architectural Design Lab.

As a licensed architect and urban designer, Yoo pursues integrated design that can mediate the boundaries between architecture, city, and landscape through various interdisciplinary joint research, with a focus on designing a public environment that embraces the underprivileged for a sustainable future.

In practice, Yoo worked in architecture and urban design practice at Machado & Silvetti Associates in the U.S., and she holds an architect’s license in the U.S. and LEED AP (Green Architectural Design Specialist) certification.

Yoo received a master’s degree in Architectural Design (MArch) from the Department of Architecture at Ewha Womans University, a master’s degree in Urban Design (MAUD) from Harvard Graduate School (GSD), and a Ph.D. in Urban Planning from Seoul National University.


Fall 2023