Professors

Kenneth Frampton

Kenneth Frampton

Professor

Prof. Kenneth Frampton, Ware Professor at Columbia GSAPP, joins OOAc as an advisor ad professor. He is an architect, architectural historian and critic of contemporary and modern architecture. He is a professor of history and theory of architecture at Columbia University in New York and author of a number of highly influential critical articles, essays and books on architecture; to name but a few: Modern Architecture: A Critical History (1980; revised editions 1985,1992 and 2007); Studies in Tectonic Culture: The Poetics of Construction in Nineteenth and Twentieth century Architecture (1995, 1996) and Labour, Work and Architecture: Collected Essays on Architecture and Design (2002) and The Evolution of 20th Century Architecture: A Synoptic Account (2007).