Katerina Ruedi Ray / Bowling Green State University

Gui Auditorium / Knowlton Hall
October 6, 2010 - 5:30pm

Katerina Rüedi Ray is the Director of the School of Art at Bowling Green State University and, with Igor Marjanovic, principal of ReadyMade Studio. She has taught architectural design and theory at the Architectural Association, The Bartlett School and Kingston University, UK before taking up the position of Director of the School of Architecture at UIC from 1997 to 2002. Her research focuses on design education, interdisciplinarity and identity politics.

Her solo and co-authored publications include Bauhaus Dream-house, Chicago Architecture, The Dissertation, and Desiring Practices. ReadyMade Studio was one of ten selected exhibitors in the architectural exhibition Chicago: Issues for a New Millennium at the Art Institute of Chicago in 2004. Katerina Rüedi Ray will lecture on her most recent book, Marina City: Bertrand Goldberg's Urban Vision. A book signing will follow the lecture.