With nine years of professional architectural experience, Yugon Kim joined TSKP STUDIO to serve the firm’s Massachusetts clients and grow its Boston office. He recently completed the design and construction of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum extension in Boston, MA with the Renzo Piano Building Workshop. He joined the Workshop in 2006, spending two years during the design phase at the home office in Genoa, Italy, and continued on to oversee the construction phase of the Museum’s extension in Boston, MA. Prior to this, he worked at Carlos Zapata Studio in New York City, NY and Wood+Zapata in Boston, MA for three years, on a wide range of projects. Before studying architecture, he was a sculptor and also worked as a custom furniture fabricator for Grace Lee Design in Cambridge, MA where he discovered his love of materials and craftsmanship. Yugon completed a Bachelor of Arts degree at Bard College and a Master in Architecture degree at Harvard Graduate School of Design. In addition to his professional practice, Yugon has taught design studios at Wentworth Institute of Technology and is a member of the adjunct faculty at Northeastern University's Department of Architecture.