Alexandra Barker

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Assistant Chairperson of Graduate Architecture, Adjunct Associate Professor - Cce Graduate Architecture & Urban Design abarker@pratt.edu 718.399.4327 p Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall North 1ST FL

Education

B.A., Harvard University;
M. Arch., Harvard University Graduate School of Design

Biography

Alexandra Barker Is currently the Assistant Chair of the Graduate Architecture and Urban Design Program. Previously she coordinated the MARCH program since it began in 2001. She also teaches core studios and history/theory seminars. In 2007, Barker and Catherine Ingraham received a grant from NCARB to create a seminar that integrates practice and the academy. In 2008, Barker and Nico Kienzl received a FIPSE/CSDS grant to integrate sustainable practices into the GAUD curriculum. She is a principal of Barker Freeman Design Office, a New York practice employing material research, fabrication technologies and system design as generative tools in the development of multivalent spatial solutions.