Landscape as Urbanism: A General Theory

Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017

Mellon Forum: The Nature of Cities

Charles Waldheim


Harvard University


Graduate School of Design

Discussants:

Rachael DeLue and Stan Allen
Princeton University

Wednesday, March 1
12:00 Noon
School of Architecture / South Gallery

Charles Waldheim is a Canadian-American architect and urbanist. Waldheim’s research examines the relations between landscape, ecology, and contemporary urbanism. He is author, editor, or co-editor of numerous books on these subjects, and his writing has been published and translated internationally. Waldheim is John E. Irving Professor at Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design where he directs the School’s Office for Urbanization. Waldheim is recipient of the Rome Prize Fellowship from the American Academy in Rome; the Visiting Scholar Research Fellowship at the Study Centre of the Canadian Centre for Architecture; the Cullinan Chair at Rice University; and the Sanders Fellowship at the University of Michigan.