김동일은 H Architecture의 디자인 책임자이며, I:f Architecture 및 Self Formation LAB을 통해 Computational Design Research를 병행하며, KICDT의 운영 멤버로 활동하고 있다. UC Berkeley에서 석사과정을 수석으로 졸업하였으며, 독일, 덴마크, 미국에서 연구활동을 하였고, 현재 서울대학교에서 학생들을 가르치고 있다.
Dongil Kim is Design Director of H Architecture and co-founder of Informed Architecture PLLC and research director at Self-Formation LAB. He, as a Jhon. K Branner Fellow, studied and researched at world leading academic research institutes specialized in computation and digital Fabrication including, University of Stuttgart, The Royal Danish Academy of Art, University of Michigan and University of California, Berkeley. He also has practiced at Morphosis Architects, HWKN, REX Architecture P.C in New York and Samoo, KOMA Group, and System LAB in Seoul. Dongil received a Master of Architecture at University of California, Berkeley with AIA Gold Medal and Certificate which is the most prestigious Award in Academia. While Attending UC Berkeley, he was a recipient of Jhon. K Branner Fellowship, Henry Hirshen Prize and T.Y Lin Prize for his design and research on Information based design Systems from urban design to architectural components. He has been an adjunct faculty member at GSAPP, Columbia University and Seoul National University invited critics from various institutes such as UC Berkeley, New Jersey Institute of Technology. He is a member of The Association for Computer aided Design in Architecture. His research projects focusing on information based design and fabrication such as De:Flatable, Constructed Cloud, Dense Ecology and Shape Grammar, published widely and also has been presented as a form of conferences and lectures. He is an resisted Architect in New York and New Jersey.