MArch, University of Illinois at Chicago; BArch, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Igor Marjanovic teaches architectural design and theory. In 2009, he earned a national Education Honor Award from the American Institute of Architects (AIA) for his studio class offered as part of the Sam Fox School's Florence Summer Program. Together with Katerina Ruedi Ray, Marjanovic is also a principal of ReadyMade Studio, an interdisciplinary design practice that was one of 10 selected exhibitors in the Ten Visions: Chicago Architecture exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago in 2005. They have co-authored three books: Marina City: Bertrand Goldberg's Urban Vision (Princeton Architectural Press), The Portfolio (Oxford Architectural Press), and Practical Experience (Oxford Architectural Press). Marjanovic's writings on the pedagogical work of Alvin Boyarsky have appeared in the anthologies Critical Architecture (2007) and Chicago Architecture (2005), as well as AA Files and ARQ (2010).
He has taught at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he served as Interim Director of Undergraduate Studies, and Iowa State University, where he served as Director of the Core Design Program. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Belgrade, Serbia, and completed his diploma thesis at the Moscow Architectural Institute. At the University of Illinois at Chicago, he received the UIC/Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill Scholarship for graduate studies.