Visiting Scholars 2011–2012

Research, 2 April 2012 to 31 August 2012

Elke Krasny, Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien, Vienna, Austria
Topic: Shim-Sutcliffe: Crafting Architecture. A Monograph as Critical Reflection

Shannon Mattern, The New School, New York, United States
Topic: Urban Media Archaeology. Communication Infrastructure and Material Cities

Manfredo Nicolis di Robilant, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy
Topic: Utility versus Symbol: The Domestic Roots of the False Ceiling for Non-residential Architecture in North America, 1950s-1960s

Daniel Siret, École nationale supérieure d’architecture de Nantes, France
Topic: Autour de William Atkinson: émergence des préconisations solaires dans les théories urbaines en Amérique du Nord au début du XXe siècle

Luka Skansi, IUAV-Istituto Universitario di Archittetura di Venezia, Venice, Italy
Topic: The Courses “Space” and “Volume” at the Vkhutemas-Vkhutein. The Schickler-Lafaille Collection at the CCA

Nader Vossoughian, New York Institute of Technology, New York, United States
Topic: Anarchist Utopias: Politics and the City since the Enlightenment


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