Chris McVoy

Senior Partner

Steven Holl Architects

Chris McVoy was born in 1964 in Ankara, Turkey. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture from the University of Virginia, pursuing studies in Venice in 1985. He graduated with a Masters of Architecture from Columbia University in 1992 and upon graduation worked with Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects. Chris McVoy joined Steven Holl Architects in 1993 and was made the first Partner in 2000. Considered one of America’s most important architectural practices, Steven Holl Architects is widely known for its ability to merge space and light with great contextual sensitivity and to transform the unique qualities of each project to create a concept-driven design. Mr. McVoy has been honored with a Guggenheim Fellowship, a William Kinne Travel Fellowship and an American Scandinavian Foundation Grant. He has participated in international arts symposia and lectured widely on the firm’s work.