Myrna is a designer, researcher, and educator currently working between Boston and Los Angeles. She received her Master of Architecture from the Harvard Graduate School of Design, where she was involved as a teaching assistant, research assistant, and curator in several publications and installations. Before pursuing her Master’s, she received her Bachelor of Architecture degree from the University of Southern California and practiced at several offices in Los Angeles, Paris, Doha and Beirut. She currently teaches both graduate and undergraduate architecture design studios at the Boston Architectural College and Wentworth Institute of Technology. She previously taught a summer program at the University of Southern California and has been a design critic at several universities.
Her work ranges in scale from architecture to public installations, product design, and research. Her projects touch upon themes of social and cultural dynamics within the public sphere, context and identity, craft and fabrication, and the culture of display and exhibition.