Angaben zur Person

Vita

1990-1994 Studium Kunst-und Architekturgeschichte an der Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Niederlande. 1996-1997 Visiting Scholar an der Columbia University, Department for Art History, USA.

1997-2001 PhD student, Rudolf Agricola Institut für Geisteswissenschaften, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, Niederlande. 2002-2003 Marie Curie Fellow, “European doctorate in the Social History of Europe and the Mediterranean”.  2007-2009 Wissenschaftlich Mitarbeiter Leopold Franzens Universität Innsbruck,  Östereich,2010-2012  Coordinator Honours Programme for Theory and Research in the Arts, ArtEZ University of the Arts, Arnhem, Niederlande.

Vorträge

Neoliberalism and the Possibility of Critique
Conference “Is there an (Anti) Neoliberal Architecture?”, TU Graz, November 2011

How critical is criticality? On the history of the Critical Project in architecture and the Humanities
International Bauhaus Colloquium Weimar, April 2009

Hoe kritisch is Droog Design?
Vortrag Academie van Bouwkunst Groningen, Niederlande, Januari 2009

Der öffentlichen Raum und die Macht – Fallstudie Eduard Wallnöfer Platz Innsbruck
Vortrag mit Christian Rusu, SuRui Städtebau und Raumplanung, Leopold Franzens Universität Innsbruck

Architectural Criticism at the end of the age of critique, Rixt Hoekstra in conversation with Bart Lootsma
Künstlerhaus Buchsenhausen, Innsbruck, Austria, May 2006

The mausoleum of Tafuri
Paper for the conference “The Critical Legacies of Manfredo Tafuri”, Columbia University,  Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, April 2006

 

Aufsätze

Stalking Tafuri: Tafuri anno 2009, 
Site Magazine, Journal for Contemporary Art, Architecture, Cinema and Philosophy, special issue: Venetian views, June 2009.

Lost in Translation: Tafuri in Germany/Tafuri on Germany: a history of reception,  
Wolkenkuckucksheim, International Journal for the Theory of Architecture, special issue “Zum Interpretieren von Architektur”,  volume 12, December 2008.

Il Giano bifronte della storia, Architettura Contemporanea (1976) tra la poetica dell´abitare e la nullita della Metropoli,
in: Architettura Spazio Scritto, forme e techiche delle teorie dell´architettura in Italia dal 1945 ad oggi, a cura di P. Bonifazio and R. Palma, Torino 2001.

Rezensionen

De mythen van de Nederlandse architectuur – in Nederland was het modernism helemaal zo modern nog niet,  De Academische Boekengids, January 2010.

 

Forschungsprojekte und Arbeitsschwerpunkte

From monuments to history: about the influence of Dutch and German heritage institutions on the formation of a historiography of architecture, 1900-1970. 

Habilitationsprojekt Bauhaus Universität Weimar, 2012.
Who´s side are you on? An enquiry after the political relevance of  architecture regarded as lifestyle

University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam School of Cultural Analysis, research theme Cultural Transformations and Globalisation, Research Cluster Aesthetics.

Architectural Criticism as social criticism: architectural criticism in Austria and the Netherlands: a comparative study. 

Proposal Nachwuchsförderung 2008 der Leopold Franzens Universität Innsbruck. Österreich.

Architectural criticism and historical precedent: Nikolaus Pevsner as a critic.

Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles, 2010.