Shawn Swisher was born in Phoenix, Arizona, and graduated cum laude from the University of Southern California School of Architecture in May of 2010 with a B.Arch. His architectural work while at USC has been exhibited internationally. At USC, he was awarded as a Global Scholar Prize recipient, as a Discovery Scholar, and as the 2010 A. Quincy Jones Memorial Scholar from the School of Architecture. In April of 2010, he was awarded the 2010 Jon A. Jerde Traveling Fellowship to research the work of Peter Zumthor and the role of visceral expression in architecture.
He has worked as an architectural designer and graphic designer in Los Angeles and Phoenix.
You can view his professional resume here.