AE Superlab is an unconventionally creative, proudly collaborative, cross-disciplinary design and development studio based in Brooklyn, NY.
Founded in 2014 in Red Hook, Brooklyn by Ahmed ElHusseiny, AE Superlab is a collaborative design office, operating at the intersection of art, design, engineering, and technology.
Prior to founding AE Superlab, Ahmed was Senior Designer and Senior Associate Principal at Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates, one of the worlds leading international architectural practices, where he was responsible for the design and development of a broad range of mixed use, commercial, retail, and residential projects throughout Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Key projects include Parc Du Millenaire Buildings 3 and 4 in Paris, Qiantan Center in Shanghai, Forum 66 Hang Lung Plaza in Shenyang, the H Residences in Cairo, as well as proposals for the supertall Tower 111 in Dubai and LG headquarters in New Jersey. Ahmed received his Masters Degree in Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where his studies focused on the interplay of architecture, technology, and narrative storytelling.
Ahmed has received numerous awards and recognitions, including being named by Wallpaper* magazine among the “Worlds Best Young Designers”. Most recently, AE Superlab was awarded the PinUP 2014 Emerging talent Jury award
Ahmed teaches, lectures, and is a frequent visiting critic at a number of universities including MIT, Harvard, Pratt Institute, Parsons, and NJIT.
In addition to design, Ahmed’s illustrations, photographs, and short films have been featured at festivals and galleries in New York, and internationally.