People

Reinhold Martin

Director

 

Reinhold Martin is Professor of Architecture in Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. He has written widely on the history and theory of modern and contemporary architecture and has maintained a research practice with his partner, Kadambari Baxi. His publications include The Organizational Complex: Architecture. Media, and Corporate Space (MIT, 2003), Multi-National City: Architectural Itineraries (with Kadambari Baxi, Actar, 2007), and Utopia's Ghost: Architecture and Postmodernism, Again (Minnesota, 2010). He is also a founding co-editor of the interdisciplinary journal Grey Room. Martin's current work focuses on the architectural and cultural history of the American university since the eighteenth century.

 

Jacob R. Moore

Assistant Director

 

Jacob Moore is a critic, curator, and editor based in New York. Prior to joining the Buell Center, he worked as an editor at Princeton Architectural Press. Moore received a Bachelor of Arts in Architecture from Columbia College at Columbia University, and a Masters of Science in Critical, Curatorial, and Conceptual Practices in Architecture from Columbia’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. His work has been exhibited internationally and published in various magazines and journals including Artforum, Future Anterior, and the Avery Review, where he is also a contributing editor.

 

Jordan Steingard

Program Manager

 

Jordan Steingard is an editor and researcher based in New York. Prior to joining the Buell Center, Jordan worked alongside editor Diana Murphy at Metropolis Books, the architecture and design imprint at Distributed Art Publishers (DAP). She received a Bachelor of Arts in Urban Studies and Anthropology from Barnard College, and is pursuing her Masters in Liberal Studies from the CUNY Graduate Center. 

 

 

Advisory Board

 

Nikolaus Hirsch, Chair

Architect; Curator; Professor; Former Director of the Städelschule and Portikus in Frankfurt, Germany

 

Amale Andraos

Dean, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University

 

Charles Davis

Professor of Architecture, School of Architecture and Planning, State University of New York at Buffalo

 

Jeanne Gang

Principal and Founder, Studio Gang Architects

 

Sheila Kennedy

Professor of the Practice of Architecture, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Principal, Kennedy & Violoch Architecture, Ltd.

 

Phyllis Lambert

Founding Director Emeritus, Canadian Centre for Architecture

 

Brian Larkin

Tow Associate Professor for Distinguished Scholars, Barnard College, Columbia University

 

Timothy Mitchell

William B. Ransford Professor and Chair of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS), Columbia University

 

Kate Orff

Associate Professor of Architecture and Director of the Urban Design Program, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University

 

Felicity Scott

Director of the Ph.D. Program in the History and Theory of Architecture; Co-director of the Critical, Curatorial, and Conceptual Practices in Architecture Program; and Associate Professor of Architecture, Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation, Columbia University 

 

Meredith TenHoor

Associate Professor, School of Architecture, Pratt Institute