Erik Herrmann is an Assistant Professor of Architecture at the Knowlton School and co-director of Outpost Office. He was the 2016-2017 Walter B. Sanders Fellow in Architecture at the University of Michigan, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning. In 2015, Herrmann was a German Chancellor’s Fellow of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation at the Institute for Computational Design (ICD) at the University of Stuttgart.
Herrmann holds a Master of Architecture from Yale University where he was awarded the Carroll L.V. Meeks Memorial Scholarship in recognition of outstanding performance in History and a Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Tennessee where he received the Faculty Prize. His design work has been exhibited at the A+D Museum, the University of Michigan, Harvard University GSD, Yale School of Architecture, and Princeton School of Architecture. His work and writings have been featured in architectural publications including Perspecta, CLOG, Dimensions and PLAT. Prior to co-founding Outpost Office, Herrmann practiced at Trahan Architects in Louisiana and Gray Organschi Architecture in New Haven, CT.