Kimberley Mok


Kimberley Mok


Architecture, Design, Culture


McGill University, Cornell University


Kimberley Mok is a former architect who has covered architecture and the arts for Treehugger since 2007.

She is the author of the book, “The Modern House Bus: Mobile Tiny House Inspirations.” Her work has also appeared on The New Stack, Protocol, The Huffington Post, AlterNet, Planet Green, Parentables, and Yahoo! Green.



With a Diploma in Environment from McGill University, and a degree in architecture from Cornell University, Mok worked as an architect in New York City before returning to Canada to become a writer, illustrator, designer, and yoga teacher.

One of Treehugger’s earliest writers, Mok gives a thoughtful spin on architecture, design, culture, and the arts. She is the author of “The Modern House Bus: Mobile Tiny House Inspirations” published by Countryman Press (W. W. Norton & Company), which takes a look at converted buses that have been reborn as cozy homes ready to hit the road.


  • Permaculture Design Intensive Certification

  • Certified Integral Yoga® Teacher

  • Robert Eidlitz Travel Fellowship

  • LEED (U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) Accredited Professional


Mok received a Diploma in Environment from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, and a Bachelor of Architecture from Cornell University, Ithaca, New York.

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