Silvia Malcovati

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Email: silvia.malcovati@polito.it

Architect, is Associate Professor of Architectural and Urban Composition at the Department of Architecture and Design at the Politecnico di Torino and Full Professor of Entwurf Städtebau at the FHP Potsdam. Born in Milan, she studied architecture in Milan and Barcelona and graduated in Milan with Giorgio Grassi (1994). She has researched at ETH Zurich (1994-95), achieved the title of PhD in Architectural Composition at the IUAV in Venice (1999) and worked as a post-doc at the Polytechnic of Milan (1999- 2001).
She organized lectures, conferences, research projects and curated exhibitions and publications, including Berlino 1990-2010. La ricerca sull’isolato e sul quartiere (2009, with M. Caja), Tipologia architettonica e morfologia urbana. Il dibattito italiano 1960-1980 (2010 with M. Caja and M. Landsberger), Peter Behrens. Maestro di Maestri (2011, with A. Moro), Una casa è una casa. Scritti sul pensiero e sull’opera di Giorgio Grassi (2011), Architettura e realismo. Riflessioni sulla costruzione architettonica della realtà (2013, with others), Nuovo realismo e architettura della città (2013, with others), “The utopia of Reality. Realisms in Twentieth Century Architecture and beyond” (Zawia#01: Utopia, 2013), “The Utopia of Reality. Realisms in architecture between Ideology and Phenomenology” (SAJ, Architecture Utopia Realism, 2014), Tipo forma figura. Il dibattito internazionale 1970-1990 (2016 with M. Caja e M. Landsberger).

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