Daniel K Elkin is an American designer and maker with nearly a decade of professional and pedagogical experience. He holds the position of Assistant Professor of Environment and Interior Design at Hong Kong Polytechnic University. His work has been featured in gallery settings such as American Design Club’s 2016 summer show “Growth”. His 2015 entry into the ArtPrize Grand Rapids competition was awarded a seed grant, and his 2016 proposal for the new Featured Projects program was chosen for the final round of judging. Mr. Elkin’s approach spans a wide range of media and techniques, emphasizing the importance of different making practices to approach a broad range of topics in architecture and design. His most recent work charts a concentration on real estate economies’ relationship to design-build and fabrication practices. He lives and works in Hong Kong.