The studio's work has been exhibited and published with international acclaim. Ke's work was brought into New York MoMA's Permanent Collection in 2018. He was awarded the Alvar Aalto Medal in 2017 and the Aga Khan Award for Architecture in 2016.
Zhang Ke received his Master of Architecture from Harvard Graduate School of Design in 1998 and his Master and Bachelor of Architecture from Tsinghua University in Beijing. He has been teaching Option Studios at Harvard GSD since 2016.