Galia Solomonoff is a Professor of Architectural Practice at Columbia GSAPP, and has taught at The Cooper Union, RISD, Princeton University, and Yale University where she was honored with the Louis Kahn Chair. Solomonoff holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from City College CUNY, and a Master of Architecture from Columbia University; she is a licensed architect in the State of New York.
Argentinean-born Solomonoff is the founder and Creative Director of Solomonoff Architecture Studio/SAS. Before establishing Open Office and later Solomonoff Architecture Studio/SAS, Solomonoff worked with Rem Koolhaas/OMA, Bernard Tschumi and Rafael Vinoly. She has directed award-winning proposals for architectural and urban design competitions in Europe and the United States, and received a National Endowment for the Arts grant and AIA Awards.