Mars Podvorica is the founder and Principal of MAP’D Studio, a Manhattan based architecture and design studio focusing on innovative design ideas using up to date technology.
To date MAP’D Studio has completed a wide range of projects while being praised and published in the media in the US and overseas.
Mars studied architecture at the University of Prishtina and Pratt Institute, where he graduated with Honors.
Since 2009 he serves as a faculty in the Architecture Department at CUNY’s NYC College of Technology, primarily teaching architectural design studios. He has served as an invited critic in multiple high education institutions and has also acted as an associate editor in various publications.