Associate Professor of Architectural History and Theory, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University

German Transatlantic Program Fellow - Class of Fall 2013


Felicity Scott is an associate professor and the founding director of the Program in Critical, Curatorial, and Conceptual Practices in Architecture at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. She is a founding co-editor of Grey Room, a quarterly journal of architecture, art, media, and politics published by MIT Press. Following her undergraduate studies at the University of Melbourne, she received a master’s degree in architecture and urban design from Harvard University (1994) and a PhD from Princeton University (2001). Scott’s work probes the political and theoretical understandings of technological transformation within modern and contemporary architecture. In addition to articles on contemporary art and architecture, she is the author of Architecture or Techno-Utopia: Politics after Modernism (MIT, 2007), Living Archive 7: Ant Farm (ACTAR Editorial, 2008), and a new book manuscript, Cartographies of Drift: Bernard Rudofsky’s Encounters with Modernity. Scott is the recipient of grants and awards from the Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, the Clark Art Institute, Creative Capital/ Warhol Foundation, and J. Paul Getty Foundation.

 

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