Doctoral Students Program 2014

Research, June 2014 to September 2014

Amin Alsaden
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, United States
“Modern Architecture in Baghdad: Global Influences, National Culture, and Regional Impact (1958-1972)”

Heather Braiden
McGill University, Canada
“Rhetorics of infrastructure: the visual, textual, and cultural history of three Montreal bridges”

Christina Crawford
Harvard University Graduate School of Design, United States
“Producing Socialist Settlement: Soviet Urban Praxis (1917-1932)”

Gabriela García de Cortázar G.
Architectural Association School of Architecture, United Kingdom
“Getting There”

Martin Hartung
ETH Zürich, Department of Architecture, Switzerland
“Politics of Scale—The Built Model in 1970s Architecture and Art”

Ayca Koseoglu
McGill University, Canada
“Urban Transformations in Modern Turkey: Constructing Memory, Identity and Architecture through Istanbul’s Public Squares”

Whitten Overby
Cornell University, College of Architecture, Art, and Planning, United States
“Theming Mies and Saarinen…”

Felipe Lanuza
The Bartlett School of Architecture, University College London, United Kingdom
“The “oppo-sites” of absence: methods and operations in the work of Gordon Matta-Clark and Peter Eisenman”

Alvise Pagnacco
Università Iuav di Venezia, Italy
“pre/car urbanism for a post/car scenario”

Dana Samuel
Concordia University, Canada
“Gordon Matta-Clark: A Close Awareness of All the Senses”

Yasmine Sinno
ETH Zürich, Department of Architecture, Switzerland
“Terrain Vague – Perception and Intervention Processes. Solà-Morales’ Theory within the Anyone Corporation”

Alexandra Vougia
Architectural Association School of Architecture, United Kingdom
“Estrangement and the Metropolis: An Enquiry into the Discursiveness of Modern Form”

The CCA Doctoral Students Program facilitates access to documents and resources in the CCA Library, as well to the Prints and Drawings, Archives, and Photography Collections, for doctoral students in the history of art and architecture. To learn more, visit the program page.

With the generous support of the TD Bank Group


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