Je Ahn

Je is a co-founder and director of Studio Weave. He is ARB Registered and RIBA Chartered Architect.

Je studied at the University of Bath (UK), Technical University Delft (The Netherlands) and London Metropolitan University (UK). Je is especially interested in the role of successful collaboration between wider stakeholders as well as with the design team, through understanding and leading an assembly of various interests to positive outcomes. He is a member of the Southwark Design Review Panel, an advisory panel reviewing development proposals throughout the borough. Je has taught at architectural summer workshop Studio in the Woods and is a visiting critic at a variety of architecture schools including KTH, Stockholm.

Recent projects Je has led on include 250+ units social housing development in West London, a new school building for a Special Needs Secondary School, Ealing; extensive refurbishment of a 1970s house in Hackney; research for RIBA into new typologies of ‘Commons’ through Co-housing developments; and a number of unusual installations through finding innovative solutions for the delivery of projects from historic crafts to cutting edge digital technology, including converting a barbershop bus into a mobile host for craft workshops, a new public space in the City of London in collaboration with historic carvers and a collaboration with contemporary dancers to create a moving, percussive theatre set.