Asad Syrkett (@asadsyrkett) is an Editor of Curbed, the network from Vox Media covering local and national news for people in the places they live. He leads the brand’s national news and reports team, covering architecture, design, culture, home tech, and co-hosts the brand’s podcast, the Appeal. Asad joined the Curbed team from Architectural Digest, where he headed up the magazine’s real estate and contemporary architecture content in print and online. Previously, he was an editor and reporter at Architectural Record. He lives in and Instagrams from Brooklyn.