Beatriz Colomina

Beatriz Colomina

Professor of Architecture at Princeton University
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Beatriz Colomina is Professor of Architecture and Founding Director of the Program in Media and Modernity at Princeton University.

She is the author of Privacy and Publicity: Modern Architecture as Mass Media (MIT Press, 1994), which was awarded the 1995 International Book Award by the American Institute of Architects and has been published in nine languages, Sexuality and Space (New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 1992), which was awarded the 1993 International Book Award by the American Institute of Architects, and Domesticity at War (ACTAR and MIT Press, 2007).

In 2006, she curated with a team of Ph.D. students from Princeton the exhibition “Clip/Stamp/Fold: The Radical Architecture of Little Magazines 196X-197X,” which opened at the Storefront for Art and Architecture in New York and traveled to the CCA in Montreal, Documenta 12, the Architectural Association in London, Norsk Form in Oslo, the Contemporary Art Gallery in Vancouver, the Disseny Hub Barcelona, the Colegio de Arquitectos de Murcia and the NAI Maastricht/Bureau Europe in Maastricht.

The catalogue of the exhibition, Clip/Stamp/Fold: The Radical Architecture of Little Magazines 196X-197X, co-edited with Craig Buckley, was published by ACTAR (Barcelona) in 2010. Her most recent exhibition “Playboy Architecture: 1953-79,” developed with a team of Ph.D. students from Princeton, was at the NAiM/Bureau-Europa in Maastricht (The Netherlands) from September 29, 2012, to January 13, 2013 and is opening at the DAM in Frankfurt February 14, 2014.

Her last book Manifesto Architecture has just been published by Sternberg Press.

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