Mason White is a Canadian-American architect and urbanist based in Toronto. White is a founding partner of Lateral Office, an experimental design practice that operates at the intersection of architecture, infrastructure, and environment. He is associate professor at the Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design at the University of Toronto. White is recipient of the Emerging Voices and Young Architects Prize from the Architectural League of New York; the Wheelwright Fellowship from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design; the Friedman Visiting Professorship at the University of California, Berkeley; and the Lefevre Fellowship at The Ohio State University. White is co-editor of the recently published Many Norths: Spatial Practice in a Polar Territory (Actar, 2017) and Third Coast Atlas: Prelude to a Plan (Actar, 2017).