September - December 2008
Felicity Scott is assistant professor of architecture in the Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation at Columbia University. A historian and theorist of modern and contemporary architecture and urbanism, her book Architecture or Techno-Utopia: Politics after Modernism was published in 2007 (Cambridge). She is founding co-editor of Grey Room and the author of numerous articles in ArtForum, Grey Room, Praxis, and October. Her Clark project is entitled "Cartographies of Drift: Bernard Rudofsky's Encounter with Modernity," which addresses the impact upon modern architecture of geopolitical transformations and the increasingly global reach of modernizing forces between the 1930s and 1960s.