AIA, NCARB, LEED AP
A Japanese, Canadian-born, Spanish-speaking, Jewish, naturalized U.S. citizen, Kent is an architect with over 30 years of experience. Kent’s work has been featured in numerous publications, including The New York Times, Wired, I.D. Magazine, and Esquire. He serves on the Facilities Committee of the Dalton School and on the Buildings and Grounds Committee of the Pratt Institute. He is also a regular teacher and critic at institutions such as the Pratt Institute, Parsons School of Design, Columbia University, Bennington College, The Fashion Institute of Technology, and The School of Visual Arts.
Kent is NCARB certified and holds architect licenses in 16 states including New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. His recent projects include the Wells Fargo headquarters at Hudson Yards and the Credit Suisse offices at Eleven Madison Avenue. Kent received a Bachelor's of Arts in Architecture and Literature from Bennington College and a Master’s of Architecture from Columbia University.