Formlessfinder was created by Garrett Ricciardi and Julian Rose. Formlessfinder received the 2012 AIA NY New Practices award, a 2012 National Endowment for the Arts grant, and was selected as a finalist for the MOMA/PS1 Young Architects Program in 2011.


Formlessfinder’s design work, ranging from residential additions to public pavilions, has been exhibited at institutions such as the Museum of Modern Art (New York), the MAXXI (Rome), and the Art Institute of Chicago (April 2015), and has been featured in publications including Architectural Record, Domus, Surface Magazine, Metropolis, W Magazine, and Vogue. Formlessfinder has recently published its first book O1: Formless Manifesto with Lars Muller Publishers and Storefront for Art and Architecture (2014).


Clients include: Design Miami, the Museum of Art and Design (New York), the Museum of Modern Art (New York), the AIA / Center for Architecture, Commes des Garcon, Artforum, Bentley Motors, Protozoa Pictures, Blue Hill, WastED, and numerous private clients.