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CATHERINE INGRAHAM : PLASTICITY: ARCHITECTURE AND ITS VICISSITUDES

19 May 2015 19:00 pm - Städelschule Aula

SAC proudly presents Catherine Ingraham. Ingraham is a professor of architecture, theorist, and writer who has helped formulate seminal debates in architecture over the past twenty years.  She received her Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University, was an editor of Assemblage Journal from 1991 – 1998 and has published over eighty essays on contemporary architecture and theory. 

Her books include 'Architecture, Animal, Human: The Asymmetrical Condition' (Routledge, 2006), 'Architecture and the Burdens of Linearity'  (Yale University Press, 1998), and 'Restructuring Architectural Theory' (Northwestern University Press, 1989).  Current book projects include 'Architecture, Property and the Pursuit of Happiness' (forthcoming at Princeton University Press) and ‘Plasticiy' (forthcoming in the Writing Architecture Series at MIT Press).  Ingraham was Chair of Graduate Architecture programme at Pratt Institute from 1998-2006; she is currently Professor of Architecture at the same school.