Graduate Architecture

Patricia Conway

Professor Emeritus


  • B.A., M.A. English Literature, New York University
  • M.S. Urban Planning, Columbia University
  • Loeb Fellow, Harvard University

Dean, GSFA, 1991-94. Founding partner (1976-84) of Kohn Pedersen Fox and President (1984-91) of Kohn Pedersen Fox Conway Associates, Inc. Taught courses in urban design, professional practice and real estate development. Member of the boards of the National Parks Mid-Atlantic Council; International Design Conference at Aspen; The Parks Council, New York City; St. Ann Center for Restoration and the Arts, Brooklyn; panelist for the New York State Council on the Arts; and peer reviewer for GSA/NEA Design Excellence program. Books include Ornamentalism: The New Decorativeness in Architecture and Design (1982), Art for Everyday: The New Craft Movement (1990), and The Sex of Architecture (1996). Visiting Scholar, the American Academy in Rome, Fall 1997.