James Garrett Jr.

James Garrett Jr.
aia + noma


James Garrett Jr. artistically creates technologically advanced, resilient design that articulates an evolving comprehension of the 21st century city. As a visual artist, writer, and architect, he creatively expresses the urban condition through inspired design. His work employs diverse media to explore complex theoretical topics from a unique, ethno-experiential perspective.

Notable Achievements:

  • Award Winner, AIA National 2019 Young Architects Award
  • Award Winner, AIA Minnesota 2015 Young Architects Award
  • Member, Metropolitan Council Livable Communities Committee
  • Member, Transit Oriented Development Advisory Committee
  • Adjunct Instructor – University of Minnesota, School of Architecture,  Minneapolis, MN
  • Bachelor of Arts in Architecture, University of California, Berkeley, CA
  • Master of Architecture, Parsons School of Design, New York, NY