Jennifer and Bryan Shields are partners in the architecture and design studio flux, and professors in the School of Architecture at the University of North Carolina – Charlotte. In their practice, research, and teaching, they strive to be agents of change, prioritizing the human scale and human experience. This method involves investigating and interpreting cultural, spatial and environmental characteristics of a site in order to create a rich interface between the occupant and the existing context. Their research has been published and presented in academic and cultural institutions in the US, Canada, and Europe.

Jennifer Shields

Jennifer Shields

Partner

Jennifer [Registered Architect] received a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Virginia (2000) and a Master of Architecture from the University of Virginia in 2004. She is currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at the UNC Charlotte School of Architecture and has recently completed her first book, Collage and Architecture.

Bryan Shields

Bryan Shields

Partner

Bryan [Registered Architect] received a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Virginia (2000) and a Master of Architecture from the University of Virginia in 2004. He currently works as a Building Scientist at Liquid Design in addition to being a Visiting Lecturer at the UNC Charlotte School of Architecture.