Sugar Inc
Sugar Inc. was founded in 2005 by Marc Boles, Kristof Crolla, Giulia Foscari and Arturo Lyon as Patrik Schumacher's student team at the Architectural Association's Design Research Laboratory from which they graduated in February 2007. Their thesis project has been exhibited as a collateral event at the 10th Venice Architecture Biennale. Sugar Inc. currently continue their research on advanced digital design techniques by practising and by teaching at the Architectural Association in London and at Hong Kong University. The international workshop "Generative Algorithms in Architecture" is currently under development and has been taught at the Architectural Association's DRL in London and the Catholic University of Santiago, Chile. Sugar Inc. have been operating as invited critics for juries and project reviews.

Lectures & Presentations
  • "Genetic Urbanism", 22 Nov 2007, Hong Kong University, Faculty of Architecture, Hong Kong
  • "Generative Algorithms in Architecture", 22 Oct 2007, Catholic University of Santiago, Chile
  • "Genetic Urbanism", 30 Aug 2007, Tongji University College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Shanghai, China
  • "Genetic Urbanism", 9 Aug 2007, D-Lab, Architectural Association, London, UK
  • "Genetic Urbanism", 9 May 2007, Universita IUAV di Venezia (Architecture University), Venice, Italy
  • "Sugar Inc.'s Urban Sprawl Condenser", 19 Feb 2007, St-Lucas Ghent, Belgium
  • "Sugar Inc.'s Urban Sprawl Condenser", 26 Jan 2007, Final Jury DRL07, Architectural Association, London
  • 10th Venice Architecture Biennale, Collateral Event: "From Favelas to Parametric Cities". Exhibition at IKONA Gallery, Venice, Italy, Autumn 2006
  • Utopia and Distopia, "Icon issue 053. Guest Editors Zaha Hadid & Patrik Schumacher".November 2007, pp. 90-100
  • From Favelas to Parametric Urbanism, "La Biennale di Venezia 10. International Architecture Exhibition Cities: People, Society, Architecture". 2nd volume, Marsilio Editore, Venice, Italy, 2006, pp. 174-175