‘Art as/and Landscape Research’
September 17th 18.00
Faculty of Architecture / main hall (Pikk Street 20, Tallinn, 3rd Floor)
Marc Treib, Professor of Architecture Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley, is a historian and critic of landscape and architecture who has published widely on modern and historical subjects in the United States, Japan and Scandinavia. Professor Treib is co-author of Garrett Eckbo: Modern Landscapes for Living and author of Space Calculated in Seconds: The Philips Pavilion, Le Corbusier, Edgar Varese and Sanctuaries of Spanish New Mexico. Also editor of An Everyday Modernism: The Houses of William Wurster and Modern Landscape Architecture: A Critical Review and co-editor of Regional Garden Design in the United States.
Honors include a Guggenheim Fellowship, Fullbright Fellowships, American Academy in Rome Fellowship, ASLA Honor Awards, and Best Exhibition Publication Award from the Society of Architectural Historians.
Has served on the Board of Senior Fellows, Dumbarton Oaks Program in Landscape Studies, as juror for the American Academy in Rome, as editorial board member for Design Issues, AIGA Journal, Places, Design Book Review, Journal of Garden History and as contributing editor for Print magazine.