Gregory Marinic, PhD, is a designer, theorist, scholar, and educator whose research and practice are focused on the intersection of architecture, interiority, obsolescence, adaptive reuse, and geography. His New York-based multidisciplinary design practice, Arquipelago, has been awarded by the Seoul Metropolitan Government, American Institute of Architects, and the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture; as well as exhibited in the AIA Center for Architecture in New York, Estonian Architecture Museum in Tallinn, Seoul Dongdaemun Design Plaza, TSMD Architecture Center in Ankara, National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., and elsewhere. His critical essays have been published in AD Journal, Journal of Architectural Education, Design Issues, Journal of Interior Design, AIA Forward Journal, International Journal of Architectural Research, and Int|AR Journal of Interventions and Adaptive Reuse. Dr. Marinic is an associate professor at the University of Kentucky College of Design and Director of Graduate Studies in the School of Interiors. He previously served as founding director of the Interior Architecture program at the University of Houston College of Architecture and Design.