On Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at 6PM, Hadas Steiner, Ph.D., associate professor at the University at Buffalo, SUNY, will present a talk titled, "The Accidental Visitant." The lecture is free and open to the public.
Hadas A. Steiner researches cross-pollinations of technological, scientific and cultural aspects of architectural fabrication in the postwar period. She is the author of Beyond Archigram: The Structure of Circulation (Routledge) and is currently at work on a manuscript that investigates the significance of ornithology for the development of an architectural theory of the complex environment.
Steiner received a Ph.D. in the History, Theory and Criticism of Architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an M.A. in Art History from University of California, Berkeley, and a B.A. in Architecture from Columbia University. Her scholarship and reviews have been published in OCTOBER, Grey Room, Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, Journal of Architectural Education, Journal of Architecture, and arq. Her work has been supported by grants and fellowships from the Canadian Centre for Architecture, Graham Foundation, Getty Research Institute, and the Zoological Society of London, and institutional awards from SUNY and MIT.