Graduate Architecture

David Leatherbarrow

Professor & Chair of the Graduate Group in Architecture

Contact

215-898-5728

B.Arch., University of Kentucky
Ph.D. in Art, University of Essex

Dr. Leatherbarrow supervises research and directs the Ph.D. program. He has taught theory and design at the Polytechnic of Central London and Cambridge University, England and maintains a private practice with Lauren Leatherbarrow. Dr. Leatherbarrow was the recipient of the Visiting Scholar Fellowship from the Canadian Center of Architecture (1997-98). Books include: Topographical Stories, Surface Architecture (with Mohsen Mostafavi), Uncommon Ground, Roots of Architectural Invention, On Weathering: The Life of Buildings in Time, and Masterpieces of Architectural Drawing. Research on history and theory of architecture and the city.