Darin Cook joined the firm in 1996. He has been a design team leader or project manager for residential and institutional projects. In 2018, he was promoted to Principal.
Mr. Cook has been involved in the design of Parcel F, a mixed-use tower for residential, hotel, and office use, and Wolf Point, a development that includes an 80-story mixed-use tower to accommodate residential, hotel and office use and a 65-story residential tower in the River North neighborhood of Chicago. He is currently a member of the team for the Salesforce Transit Center, San Francisco’s new multi-modal transit center to include high-speed rail and a 5.4-acre rooftop park.
Mr. Cook has served as design team leader or project manager for noteworthy academic projects including the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry Building, a research and classroom building at The Ohio State University; the Yale-NUS College campus in Singapore, the first Yale University campus outside the United States; the Advanced Manufacturing Center for Excellence, a classroom building for workforce training in Columbus, Indiana; and the Biomedical Sciences Research Building and Orthopaedic Hospital Research Center, a laboratory complex at the University of California, Los Angeles. In addition, Mr. Cook has been involved in the design of student centers including the Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center at Grinnell College and Thomas E. Golden Jr. Center at Yale University. From 1990 to 1991, Mr. Cook was a Fulbright Scholar in the former Yugoslavia. Since 1992, he has served as a guest critic at the Yale School of Architecture, where he has also taught design studios. Mr. Cook received a Bachelor of Design from the University of Florida and a Master of Architecture from Yale University.