J. Byron-H is an American architect-designer based in Los Angeles, California. He designs environments shaped by an avid interest in cultural pressures, material conditions and collective knowledge. His approach is defined by a rigorous working method that yields playful discovery and unexpected forms, shifting expectations for the possibilities of a space or program. A hands-on knowledge of contemporary construction methods and craft along with an intuitive design sensibility inform his process.
Bold shapes, rich colors and lush textures define his palette. J. Byron-H received his Master of Architecture degree from Harvard’s Graduate School of Design in 2014 and a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Pratt Institute in 2010. Over the past 10 years he has spent time working in Los Angeles, New York and Berlin, most notably at the offices of Francis Kéré, Barkow Leibinger, and Tacklebox NY.