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  • Stanford Anderson is Professor of History and Architecture and was Head of the Department of Architecture from 1991 through 2004. He was director of MIT’s PhD program in History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture, Art and Urban Form from its founding in 1974 to 1991 and in 1995-96. Anderson’s research and writing concern architectural theory, early modern architecture in northern Europe, American architecture and urbanism, and epistemology and historiography. He has organized numerous professional conferences and served on the editorial boards of Assemblage, Journal of Architectural Education, Places, and The MIT Press. In addition to numerous articles, his books are Planning for Diversity and Choice, On Streets, and Hermann Muthesius: Style-Architecture and Building Art. He is co-author of Kay Fisker. Peter Behrens and a New Architecture for the Twentieth Century appeared in 2000 and Eladio Dieste: Innovation in Structural Art in 2004. In 1997, The MIT Press published a collection of essays in his honor, edited by Martha Pollak: The Education of the Architect: Historiography, Urbanism, and the Growth of Knowledge. He was a Fulbright fellow at the Technische Hochschule in Munich and subsequently a fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation and the American Council of Learned Societies. Anderson received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota, his master’s in architecture from the University of California at Berkeley, and his doctoral degree in the history of art from Columbia University in New York City.

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Document Type:Conference Proceeding
Author: Stanford Anderson
DOI (Cite-Link):https://doi.org/10.25643/bauhaus-universitaet.3053Cite-Link
URN (Cite-Link):https://nbn-resolving.org/urn:nbn:de:gbv:wim2-20170329-30535Cite-Link
Publisher:Verlag der Bauhaus-Universität
Place of publication:Weimar
Editor: Kristian Faschingeder, Kari Jormakka, Norbert Korrek, Olaf Pfeifer, Gerd ZimmermannGND
Date of Publication (online):2017/03/28
Year of first Publication:2011
Release Date:2017/03/29
Publishing Institution:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Creating Corporation:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar
Contributing Corporation:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar/Professur Theorie und Geschichte der modernen Architektur
Institutes:Fakultät Architektur und Urbanistik [bis 2014 Fakultät Architektur] / Professur Theorie und Geschichte der modernen Architektur
GND Keyword:Architekturtheorie; Bauhaus
Dewey Decimal Classification:700 Künste und Unterhaltung / 720 Architektur
BKL-Classification:56 Bauwesen / 56.62 Architekturtheorie, Architekturentwicklung
Collections:Bauhaus-Universität Weimar / Internationales Bauhaus-Kolloquium Weimar / 11. Bauhaus-Kolloquium Weimar vom 01. - 05. April 2009
Licence (German):License Logo Creative Commons 4.0 - Namensnennung-Nicht kommerziell (CC BY-NC 4.0)