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Friedman, John and Kimm, Alice, Architects

Professional History

Partner, John Friedman Alice Kimm Architects (JFAK), Los Angeles, CA, 1996-present; some sources indicated that the partnership began in 1995. (See, for example, "2002 Annual Design Review Environments Best of Category,"posted 02/18/2008, accessed 04/06/2011.)

Associate Professor/Chair of Undergraduate Studies, University of Southern California, School of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA.

Kimm made up part of a jury created to judge an architectural competition staged by the American Institute of Architects, Redwood Empire Chapter, 11/05/2010. (Other judges included Daniel Solomon, Mark Jensen and Taal Safdie.)

Fellow, American Institute of Architects (FAIA); Rudy Bruner Silver Medal for Urban Excellence; Kimm and Friedman were named Emerging Voices by The Architectural League of New York, 2004;


B.A., Economics, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY; M.Arch., Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1990; Fulbright Scholarship, 1997;


Kimm and her husband lived in the Silver Lake neighborhood of Los Angeles, CA, c. 2011.

Alice Kimm was married to her business partner, John Friedman.

Friedman and Kimm had three children;

Associated Locations

  • Chicago, IL (Architect's Birth)
    Chicago, IL

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PCAD id: 996