Jonathan Solomon is an architect and Associate Professor at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He is the cofounder of Preservation Futures, a Chicago-based firm exploring the future of historic preservation through research, action, and design. His diverse experience includes award-winning adaptive reuse design as well as preservation consultation and advocacy. Solomon has two decades of international experience in arts leadership and has directed schools, taught, and developed programming with institutions worldwide. He was a founding editor of 306090 Books for 14 years, a curator of the US Pavilion at the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2010, and director of the independent Chicago gallery Space p11 from 2018-2021. Solomon is a registered architect in the State of Illinois and a member of the American Institute of Architects.