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May 8, 2024

Thomas Mulica

Thomas Mulica


Master of Architecture, University of Washington

Bachelor of Arts – Art History,Emory University

About Thomas

Thomas Mulica, a licensed architect with a wealth of experience in blending architectural design with a unique sense of empathy, history, and humor, currently leads Story Architecture LLP in San Diego, CA. Educated at the University of Washington, Seattle, where he obtained a Master of Architecture in 2005, Thomas’s academic journey also includes a Bachelor of Arts in Art History from Emory University, Atlanta, GA. His professional ethos is deeply influenced by craft design and the stories that buildings tell about their times and occupants.

Thomas’s teaching career as an Assistant Professor at the NewSchool of Architecture and Design since 2015 underscores his dedication to nurturing the next generation of architects. He has led undergraduate thesis and topic studios, focusing on architectural studies and the history of architecture. His volunteer work, including impactful projects with Architects Without Borders and the US Peace Corps, highlights his commitment to using architecture as a tool for social change and community improvement.

Thomas’s achievements include winning the 99k House Competition in 2009, a testament to his innovative approach to affordable and sustainable housing. His multifaceted career is a blend of design excellence, educational leadership, and a commitment to societal contributions through architecture.


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