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Mark A. Wigley

Professor of Architecture, Planning and Preservation; Dean Emeritus of the Faculty of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
School: 
Architecture, Planning & Preservation
Office: 
Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University 1172 Amsterdam Avenue New York, New York 10027
Email: 
maw152@columbia.edu
Phone: 
212-854-3473
Appointments
  • Member, Faculty Steering Committee, Columbia Global Centers | Amman
Biography

An accomplished scholar and design teacher, Mark Wigley has written extensively on the theory and practice of architecture and is the author of Constant’s New Babylon: The Hyper-Architecture of Desire (1998); White Walls, Designer Dresses: The Fashioning of Modern Architecture (1995); and The Architecture of Deconstruction: Derrida’s Haunt (1993). He co-edited The Activist Drawing: Retracing Situationalist Architectures from Constant’s New Babylon to Beyond (2001). Wigley has served as curator for widely attended exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, New York; The Drawing Center, New York; Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal; and Witte de With Museum, Rotterdam. He received both his Bachelor of Architecture (1979) and his Ph.D. (1987) from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Research & Other Works
Book
Constant’s New Babylon: The Hyper-Architecture of Desire
Book
White Walls, Designer Dresses: The Fashioning of Modern Architecture
 
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