Bard Faculty

Irene Sunwoo

Visiting Instructor in Art History

Primary Academic Program: Art History

Academic Program Affiliation(s): Environmental and Urban Studies


B.A., New York University; M.A., Bard Graduate Center:?Decorative Arts, Design, Material Culture; M.A., Architectural Association School of Architecture, London; Ph.D. candidate, Princeton University School of Architecture. Recipient of numerous grants and awards from the Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture; Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, London; Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts; Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montreal; and Princeton University, including the Joseph Sanford Shanley ’17 Prize in Architecture. Her work has been published in the Journal of Architectural Education; Pidgin; Grey Room; Thresholds; Domus; and Clip, Stamp, Fold: The Radical Architecture of Little Magazines, 196x–197X. Previously taught at Oberlin College. At Bard: 2013–15.


Research Interests: modern and contemporary history and theory of architecture; 20th-century British architectural history; history of architectural exhibitions; architecture and the visual arts; history of decorative art and design; architecture and media; and historiography of architecture and design


Phone: 845-758-6822