Spencer McNeil, AIA NCARB is an architect and educator based in Chicago with ten years of experience in the architecture and interior design industry at a variety of scales, both residential and commercial, from interiors and retail build-outs, to large developments and supertall towers. He received his Masters degree in Architecture from The University of Illinois at Chicago and his B.A. in Studio Art from Knox College.
Spencer is practicing in Chicago, and an adjunct faculty member at the Illinois Institute of Technology. He has worked for Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill in Chicago, with Norman Kelley on a variety of projects in Chicago including their entry to the 2015 Chicago Architecture Biennial, and with BairBalliet on their entries to the 2016 Venice Biennale and the 2018 Moma PS1 YAP. At UIC, Spencer was an editor for the student-run publication, Fresh Meat Journal. His work has been published in conjunction with the writing of Sam Jacob, and exhibited at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. He previously worked for Studio Santalla, in Washington, DC.
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