Viola Ago is the 2016-2017 William Muschenheim fellow at Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan. She earned her Master of Architecture degree from the Southern California Institute of Architecture in Los Angeles, and a Bachelor of Architectural Science from Ryerson University in Toronto. Most recently, she worked as a designer at Morphosis Architects in the Advanced Technology Team and was involved in international design and construction projects. She has previously worked at LA Patterns Inc. in Los Angeles, Perkins Eastman in Toronto, and was a graduate studio teaching assistant at the Southern California Institute of Architecture. She has lectured and has been an invited guest critic at Southern California Institute of Architecture, University of California Los Angeles, University of Southern California, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Syracuse School of Architecture, Ryerson University, and American University of Sharjah. Her work has been exhibited in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Toronto. Her work has also been featured in the New Scientist Magazine, Archinect, SuckerPunch Daily, Archilibs, and eVolo.