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Ifeanyi Oganwu studied architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago; the Architectural Association, London; and Columbia University, New York. He has worked for the offices of John Ronan Architects, Chicago; Zaha Hadid Architects, London; and has collaborated with the fashion design studio of Hussein Chalayan. In 2003 he joined the London-based structural engineering practice of Adams Kara Taylor where he worked within their Parametric Applied Research Team investigating theories associated with the relationship between form and structural performance in addition to developing an integrated approach to explore and represent complex architectural scenarios. Throughout both his academic and professional pursuits, Ifeanyi has explored his fascination for art, architecture, culture and technology and consequently founded Expand Design in 2008.