Krystian Kwiecinski is an architect and a PhD Candidate at the Warsaw University of Technology. He holds a Master of Science in Architecture from the Warsaw University of Technology and a Master of Advanced Architecture from the Institute for advanced architecture of Catalonia (IaaC), Spain. In 2005 Krystian was awarded a Socrates Erasmus scholarship during which he studied at the Chalmers University of Technology in Gothenburg, Sweden. In 2015 Krystian was awarded a scholarship by the Center for Advanced Studies, during which he conducted research at the Instituto Universitario de Lisboa in Portugal. From 2017 he is a Fulbright Scholar at the SCDC at the Penn State University under the advisement of prof. José Duarte.
During his PhD he is researching the impact of computerization on the nature and scope of user participation in the design process of single-family homes. Currently at the Penn State University he is conducting a research on the implementation of Mass-Customization strategies in the North American housing industry. Krystian is also developing and testing a digital tool allowing mass-customization of house designs.