February 20, 2007
Beatriz Colomina, Professor of Architecture, and Founding Director, Program in Media and Modernity, Princeton University, 2-23-07
Beatriz Colomina is Professor of Architecture, and Founding Director, Program in Media and Modernity at Princeton University. She is the author of Domesticity at War (ACTAR and MIT Press, 2006), Doble exposición: Arquitectura a través del arte (Akal, 2006) and Privacy and Publicity: Modern Architecture as Mass Media (MIT Press, 1994) and the editor of Architectureproduction (Princeton Architectural Press, 1988), Sexuality and Space (PAP, 1992), and Cold War Hot Houses: Inventing Postwar Culture from Cockpit to Playboy (PAP, 2004).
Beatriz is the organizer of the exhibition Clip/Stamp/Fold: The Radical Architecture of Little Magazines 196X-197X at the Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York and the Canadian Centre for Architecture (CCA) in Montreal. The show will travel to several cities in North America, Europe, and Asia, starting with the CCA in Montreal on April 12th, Documenta 12 (Kassel, Germany), and the Architectural Association in London. Recently she received a Graham Foundation grant for her next research project X-Ray Architecture: Illness as Metaphor.
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