Yama Karim is a Partner at Studio Libeskind. Before joining the staff in 2003 in New York, he had already collaborated with Daniel Libeskind for several years in Berlin in the late 1990’s. Mr. Karim is currently managing the master plan and redevelopment of the former fairgrounds in Milan, Italy; the Downtown Tower in Vilnius; and several high-rise and cultural projects through the Middle East.
He has taught full-time at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich and as a visiting professor at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. He graduated from Columbia University with a Masters in Architecture. Yama speaks English and Farsi.