RESUME

DR. EUGENE TSUI

#6 Admiral Drive Suite 272

Emeryville, California

USA    94608

510 301 2105 (office)  510 601 6286 (home)   510 658-7289 (fax)

E-mail Address:   info@TDRInc.com

 

 

LICENSES

 

Registered Architect:     #27159 (State of California)    

National/International:  #56630 (NCARB)

Licensed Building Contractor:   #B711116 (State of California)

 

 

ACADEMIC DEGREES

 

1988        Ph.D.

Interdisciplinary Doctorate (Architecture, Engineering and Education)

University of California, Berkeley

 

1986        M.C.P.     

Master of City and Regional Planning  (Minor in Education )

University of California, Berkeley  

 

1984          M. of Arch.

Master of Architecture  (Minor in Education)    

University of California, Berkeley

 

       1981    B. of Arch.

Bachelor of Architecture (Five year professional degree) (Minor in Education)

University of Oregon

                                                           

       1976   Columbia University Graduate School of Design       Degree not completed

 

 

 

 

 

 


ACADEMIC  CAREER

 

2004    Thomas Ewing Chair, Honored University Visiting Professor of the Year, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio

 

2003                Office of the President, The Harrelson Honorary Lectureship,

Visiting Professor and Lecturer, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina

 

1999-2002       Visiting Scholar/ Professor of Architecture  

Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China


Professor of Architecture

San Francisco Institute of Architecture, San Francisco

                                                                                                                                   
Adjunct Associate Professor of Architecture                

San Francisco State University, San Francisco

                                                                                                                                   
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Architecture                  

University of Washington, Bellingham, Washington

                                                                                                                                   

 

PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE


                President and Principal Architect

Tsui Design and Research, Inc.

Tsui Design Laboratories

Oakland, California  USA

 

1999-2002       President and Principal Architect

                        Tsui Design and Research, Inc.                        

Shenzhen Office, Shenzhen, China

 

President and Principal Architect

Tsui Design and Research, Inc.

Emeryville, California  USA


Associate Planner

People For Open Space Planning Group

San Francisco, California   USA

 

1984                Study with Dr. Frei Otto, Institute For Lightweight Structures,

The University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

 

1976-1982       Intern Architect                                                

Bruce Goff, Architect

Tyler, Texas   USA

                                                                                                                                   
Assistant to the Senior Coordinator and Design Team member,

Organizing Committee of the 1976 Montreal Summer Olympics

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

 

 

COMPETITIONS

 

 

1999                Competition For A New Olympic Swimming And Diving Hall For Shenzhen City, Shenzhen, China

 

2000                Shenzhen Zodiac Sea View Residential Development Competition, Shenzhen, China

 

2001                Golden Villa Development Competition, Hang Zhou, China

 

2002                Seven Star Multiple Use Office/Hotel/Retail Complex Competition, Kwang Zhou, China

 

2003                Design Of A New Waterfront Ecological Park For Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA

 

2004                The New York City Lights Competition, New York , New York, USA

 

 

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS

 

2004

The Thomas Ewing Chair, Honorary Visiting Professor of the Year,

Ohio University, Athens, Ohio.

 

Grand Prize, Clothing Design, California State Fair, Marin County, California

 

Best-Of-The-Show Prize, Jewelry Design, California State Fair, Marin County, California

 

Best Overall Prize, Furniture Design, California State Fair, Marin County, California

 

1st Place Prize, Architectural Rendering, California State Fair, Marin County, California

 

 

2003

The Harrelson Honorary Lectureship

North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina

 

1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 and 2002

Presidential Sports Award from United States Presidents, Bill Clinton and George W. Bush

                                                           

1995, 1996, 1998, 2002

Four-Time Masters Olympics Gymnastics All-Around Champion         

 

1995-1996

Honorary Award of Excellence in Design, National Interpretive Society

 

1985-1989

Scholastic Excellence Grant Award for Graduate Study,

The University of California, Berkeley  

 

1985-1986

Graham Foundation Professional Grant in Architecture

 

1984-1985

National Endowment for the Arts Travel and Research Grant Award in Architecture

Study with Dr. Frei Otto, Institute for Lightweight Structures, Stuttgart, Germany

                                   

1982 and 1983

National Endowment for the Arts Grant in Architecture (Canada)                                             

1979-1981

State of Oregon Scholastic Grant award

The University of Oregon, Eugene , Oregon

 

1972

Honorable Mention for “Most Exciting Design”

AIA National Design Competition

 

1972

Gold Medal of the Craftsman’s Guild Of America

Invention and hand craftsmanship                                                                                                         

 


BOOK AND PORTFOLIO PUBLICATIONS AUTHORED BY EUGENE TSUI

 

(Forthcoming publication) Freedom From The Known, (Publishers t. b. a.), New York, 350 pages, all color, text in English.

 

The Urgency Of Change, published by China Architecture and Building Press, Beijing, China, 2002, 210 pages, all color, text in English and Chinese.

 

The World Architecture Review, published by World Architecture Review Agency, Shenzhen, China, 2000, 80 pages, all color, text in English and Chinese.

 

Shenzhen City Seaside Ecological Park Concept Book, published by Shenzhen University Press, Shenzhen, China, 2000, 150 pages, black and white and color, text in English and Chinese.

 

Evolutionary Architecture:  Nature As A Basis For Design, published by John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1999, Black and white, 350 pages. English text.

 

The Drawings and Plans of Eugene Tsui:  Architectural Portfolio, published by Pomegranate Art Books, Rhonert Park, California, 1993, English text.

 

Evolutionary Architecture:  Postcard Folio, Pomegranate Art Books, Rhonert Park, California, 1993, English text.

 

Evolutionary Architecture:  Calendar 1993, Pomegranate Art Books, Rhonert Park, California, 1993, English text.

 

Evolutionary Architecture:  Calendar 1992, Pomegranate Art Books, Rhonert Park, California, 1992, English text.

 

Evolutionary Architecture, calender, Pomegranate Books Publishers, 1992, Rohnert Park, California

 

The Drawings and Plans of Eugene Tsui, Architectural Folio, Pomegranate Books Publishers, 1993, Rohnert Park, California

 

Evolutionary Architecture:  Postcard Folio, Pomegranate Books Publishers, 1993, Rohnert Park, California.

 

Popular Science magazine, June, 1994, Times-Warner Company, New York, NY.

 

Architectural Review magazine, November, 1994, London, England

 

Popular Science magazine, February, 1995, Times-Warner Company, New York, NY.

 

Fine Homebuilding magazine, July 1995, No,91, Taunton Press, Newtown, CT.

 

Fine Homebuilding magazine, July, 1996, No. 103, Taunton Press, Newtown, CT.

 

The New Office, Rizzoli International Publications, 1996, New York, New York

 

The New Natural House Book, Simon and Schuster Publishers, 1998, New York, New, York.

 

Evolutionary Architecture: Nature As A Basis For Design, by Eugene Tsui, published by Wiley and Sons, New York, 350 pages, 300+ photos, copyright 1999.

 

Hyperwest, Whitney Library of Design Publishers, 2000, New York, NY

 

Architecture and Arts magazine, January 2000 issue

 

Space Design magazine, February/March 2000 issue

 

Space Design magazine, January 2000 issue

 

Architectural Record, May 1999 issue, article written by Ted Katauskas

 

Architectural Record, September 2002 issue, article written by Nancy Solomon AIA

 

World Architecture Review magazine, January, 2000 issue, No.70.

 

World Architecture Review magazine, June/July 2000 issue, No. 70, issue devoted to the work of Eugene Tsui, text by Eugene Tsui.

 

Bio-Architecture, published by RotoVision, London, England,  2000

 

Office Space Planning, published by MacGraw Hill Books, New York, 2000

 

Architectural Visions, published by MacGraw Hill Books, New York,  2000

 

Visionary Architecture, published by McGraw-Hill, New York, 2000

 

Earthquake Architecture, published by Harper-Collins Publications, New York, 2000

 

Shenzhen City Seaside Garden Park Concept Book, by Eugene Tsui, published by Shenzhen University Press, 2000

 

KIJK magazine, September issue, 2000, published in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

 

Sustainable Architecture/Low Tech Houses, published by Links Books, Barcelona, Spain, 2001

 

New Organic Architecture:  The Breaking Wave, published by Gaia Books, 2001

 

The Urgency Of Change ,  by Eugene Tsui,  published by China Architecture and Building Press, Beijing, China, 2002

 

Catalogue Of Tomorrow:  Trends Shaping Your Future, Que Publishing, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2002.

 

 

INVITED LECTURES, WORKSHOPS and EXHIBITIONS

 

Thomas Ewing Visiting Professorship, Ohio University

OCT China Developers, Shenzhen, China

Vanke International Developers, Shenzhen, China

The Eco-Wave Conference, Oakland, California

Victoria and Albert Museum, London, England

Arup Associates, London, England

The Royal College Of Physicians/Construction Industry of England Federation

University of California, Davis

Harrelson Lectureship at the University of North Carolina

Chicago Humanities Festival

University of Delft, The Netherlands

University of California, Berkeley

Future Cities 2000 Conference, Manila, Philippines

Union of International Architects Global Conference, Beijing, China

NASA Ames Research Center

Lawrence Berkeley Laboratories

Institute for Lightweight Structures, Stuttgart, Germany

The Graham Foundation, Chicago

The Deutches Architekt Museum, Frankfurt, Germany

The World Future Society, Washington D.C.

The Royal Institute of British Architects

The University of Cairo, Eqypt

Stanford University

The California Academy of Sciences

The National Academy of Sciences

Southern California Institute of Architecture

Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts

Columbia University, New York, New York

Shenzhen University, Shenzhen, China

Chinese University of Hong Kong

University of California, San Diego

The University of Oregon

University of Hong Kong

San Francisco State University

San Francisco Institute of Architecture

University of Washington at Bellingham, Washington

University of Texas at Richmond

University of Oklahoma

Oklahoma State University

The American Institute of Architects, Oklahoma, USA

The American Institute of Architects, Oakland, California

The Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture (Taliesin West)

The Randal Museum, Oakland, California

The Exploratorium, San Francisco

California State Power and Light Corporation

Santa Clara Municipal Government, Santa Clara, California

 

 

RADIO, TELEVISION and FEATURE DOCUMENTARIES

 

Mona Lisa Productions, Lyon, France

Paris Match Television

The French Broadcasting Corporation

WOUB Television, Ohio

National Public Radio from Ohio, USA

National Geographic

The Discovery Channel

Shenzhen Television Documentaries (in process)

Hong Kong Television

China CCTV Broadcasting

Nippas Film Productions, Tokyo, Japan

The British Broadcasting Corporation

The National Broadcasting Corporation, USA

The American Broadcasting Corporation

New Zealand National Broadcasting Corporation

CCN Television Network

The Disney Channel

The Learning Channel

Beyond 2000 Australia Television Productions

The Public Broadcasting Network

Home and Garden Television

Mountain View Television

FOX Television

The McNeil/Lehrer Report

The Opray Winfrey Show

CBS World News

ABC World News

Radio For Peace International

KALW Radio, San Francisco

KALX Radio, Berkeley, California

KGLO Radio

KGO Radio

KRON Radio

North Carolina Radio

India Television and Broadcasting

 

 

GENERAL PUBLICATIONS LIST

 

Evolutionary Architecture: Nature As A Basis For Design, Wiley and Sons Publishers

Evolutionary Architecture calendars, Pomegranate Books Publishers

The Drawings and Plans of Eugene Tsui, Pomegranate Books Publishers

Evolutionary Architecture:  Postcard Folio, Pomegranate Books Publishers

Bio-Architecture, RotoVision Publishers, London, England

Office Space Planning, MacGraw Hill Books

Architectural Visions, MacGraw Hill Books

The Breaking Wave, Gaia Books, London, England

The New Natural House Book, Fireside Books Publishers

The Master Athlete magazine, Volumes 1 through 12

Temsarin Architecture magazine, Istanbul, Turkey

Hyperwest, Whitney Library of Design Publishers

The New Office, PBC International Publishers, London, England

The San Francisco Chronicle newspaper

Design/Builder magazine (Front cover feature)

San Francisco Examiner newspaper

The Bay Guardian, San Francisco newspaper

Continental Airlines magazine

The New Age Journal

Indian Architect and Builder magazine, Bombay, India

The Daily Californian newspaper

The Oakland Tribune newspaper

Fine Home Building magazine

Panorama magazine, Rome, Italy

KF magazine, Amsterdam, Holland

The New York Times newspaper

Science Interaction Textbook, Glenco Publishing Company

The Berkeley Voice

The Journal of Technology Studies, Bowling Green, Ohio

Chicago Tribune newspaper

Mondo 2000 magazine

The Los Angeles Times newspaper

Popular Science magazine

The Sacramento Bee newspaper

The San Jose Mercury News newspaper

The Construction Specifier magazine

Great Day Times newspaper

Earthword magagzine

World Architecture magazine, London, England

Real Goods News Journal Of Independent Living

The World Journal

510 News magazine

Global View magazine, Taiwan

Asian Week Journal

International Design Forefront magazine, Tokyo, Japan

Bay Area Express

Phoenix Journal

The Montclarian newspaper

The Piedmonter newspaper

The Alameda Journal newspaper

The Albany Journal newspaper

The El Cerrito Journal newspaper

The Kensington Journal newspaper

World Futurist magazine

Times Tribune, San Jose, California

Blueprint magazine, New York, New York

Concrete Journal

A + U Magazine, Tokyo, Japan

Friends of Kebyar magazine

British Columbia Recreation magazine, Victoria, Canada

The Avenu newspaper

Space Design magazine, Tokyo, Japan

 

 


SELECTED MAJOR ARCHITECTURAL PROJECTS

 

The Eye-In-The-Sky Windmill/Look Out Tower, Oakland, California

 

The Strait of Gibraltar Floating Bridge, Spain and Morocco

 

“House Of The Future” at the Shenzhen Seaside Ecological Park, Bao An, China

 

Gold City Ecological Villa Development, Hangchou, China

 

Seven Stars Retail/Commercial/Entertainment and Hotel Complex, ChouQing, China

 

Golden Bamboo Residential Development, Shenzhen, China

 

The Watsu Center International School, Harbin Hot Springs, Middletown, California, USA

 

China Ecological Recreation Park for the Shenzhen Municipal Government, Bao An, China

 

The Sigma Senior Housing and Country Club Development, Concept Plan, for the Sigma Real Estate Group, Beijing, China

 

The “Sky Dragon” Apartment Complex, mainland China

 

The Ultima Tower/Sky City City and Regional Plan for a 3.8 kilometer high, pollution-free, enclosed vertical city structure

 

The Nexus Mobile Floating Sea City, plan for 350,000 population floating nation for Mr. Rick Ernst, Florida, USA.

 

“City On The Sea”, City Design and Regional Plan for 150,000 population for the government of Great Britain, National Endowment For The Arts

 

The Hung Kuo Office and Hotel Tower for the Hung Kuo Real Estate Group, Taipei, Taiwan

 

Telos Recreation/Education/Technology/Ecology Theme Park for the Tuntex Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan

 

The 1976 Montreal Summer Olympics Stadium, Velodrome and Olympic Village, Montreal, Canada