Laura Kurgan

Laura Kurgan is an Associate Professor of Architecture at the Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation at Columbia University, where she directs the Visual Studies curriculum, and the Center for Spatial Research. She is the author of Close Up at a Distance: Mapping, Technology, and Politics (Zone Books, 2013). Her work explores things ranging from digital mapping technologies to the ethics and politics of mapping, and the art, science and visualization of data. Her work has appeared at the Cartier Foundation in Paris, the Venice Architecture Biennale, the Whitney Altria, MACBa Barcelona, the ZKM in Karlsruhe, and the Museum of Modern Art. She was the winner of the United States Artists Rockefeller Fellowship in 2009.

Courses

Course Semester Title Student Work Instructor Syllabus Requirements & Sequence Location & Time Session & Points Call No.
A4105‑4 Fall 2017
Studio V
Laura Kurgan
Full Semester
0 Points
20096
A4890‑1 Spring 2017
Conflict Urbanism
Laura Kurgan, Lydia Liu History/Theory - Urban
600 Avery Hall
F 11 AM - 1 PM
Full Semester
3 Points
22346
A6851‑1 Spring 2017
Urban Design Studio III
Kate Orff, Ziad Jamaleddine, Nora Akawi, Laura Kurgan, Geeta Mehta, Delip Dacunha, Julia Watson Required
M & Th 1:30 PM - 6 :30 PM, F 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Full Semester
9 Points
78030