K Brandt Knapp is a New York-based, architectural designer and educator. She currently teaches at GSAPP in Core and has previously taught at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Pratt and MICA. Since graduating from the M. Arch I program at Yale School of Architecture in 2010, she has worked in the offices of Richard Meier & Partners, Joeb Moore & Partners and begun her independent practice with a series of collaborations for architectural installations in the New York area as well as small scale
residential and commercial projects.
Brandt met her design partner, Jerome W Haferd, while in grad school where they began working together on school projects. In 2012, she and Jerome W Haferd, built their first work following their proposal for curtain, which won the inaugural Folly Competition initiated by the Architectural League of New York and Socrates Sculpture Park. More recently they collaborated with media (sound) artist Jessica Feldman. In spring 2016, the de-install for caesura, a public art & architecture installation on Marcus Garvey Park's acropolis in Harlem took place after a 10-month run.