Martina Decker: Material Compositions

Department of Architecture Fall 2011 Lecture Series

Martina Decker is a partner at Decker Yeadon LLC in New York City. She completed her architecture degree at the FH München in Germany in 2004 and collaborated with practitioners in Germany, Italy, and Canada, before moving to New York City in 2006. Decker Yeadon is known for its pursuit of design innovation through the use of emergent components, including smart materials and nanomaterials. Their research incorporates a conviction that, in a creative practice, the design of matter should matter to designers.