BoND* was founded by Noam Dvir and Daniel Rauchwerger - partners in work and life - in 2014. Coming from a shared background of journalism and writing, the duo’s work is focused on architecture, media, and cultural analysis. Projects in the studio often being in the virtual realm - ideas, visions, and writing - and transform into design strategy and execution.
Notable projects include exhibition and environmental design for Harvard University, Library and Archives Canada, bespoke residential projects in New York and Tel Aviv, and office interiors.
Noam Dvir, 36, is an architect and urban designer. As Director of Architecture at Dror Studio - an award- winning architecture and design firm - Noam leads a team of designers and architects working on projects from furniture design to master plans.
Before joining Dror, Noam worked as a project architect at OMA NY, where he led the design of a new synagogue in the Upper East Side, Manhattan, along with commercial and mixed-use projects in Tokyo and Vancouver. He was a key member in OMA’s business development team in the Americas, working on proposals and competitions of different scales and geographies. Prior to that, Noam worked as an architect at Moshe Safdie Architects in Cambridge, MA.
In parallel with his architectural practice, Noam developed a prolific career in Journalism, that extends over 15 years, in radio, television and print. He was a staff writer in the noted Haaretz newspaper in Tel Aviv, covering architecture both in Israel and abroad. Most recently he has been contributing to leading American publications like Surface Magazine and Art in America.
Noam holds a Masters in Urban Design from Harvard University and a B.Arch from Tel Aviv University.
Daniel Rauchwerger, 31, is an architect specializing in the creative direction of spaces for art, research, and fashion. His work includes a wide range of projects designing exhibitions, environments, and buildings. Daniel was the Art Correspondent for the Haaretz newspaper for 3 years, where he covered both local and international art affairs. Notable articles include interviews with Marina Abramović, Peter Greenaway, Bill Viola and Michal Rovner.
Daniel has also contributed to Harper's Bazaar and Harvard Design Magazine.
Daniel earned his Master of Design (MDes) from Harvard Graduate School of Design and Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) from Bezalel Academy in Jerusalem. Daniel is currently based in New York and works as an architect at OMA NY since 2015
*Bureau of Noam & Daniel