Ass Prof. Daniel Barber

2017 Visiting Fellow

University of Pennsylvania

Daniel A. Barber is an Associate Professor of Architecture and Chair of the Graduate Group in Architecture at PennDesign. He is an architectural historian researching the relationship between the design fields and the emergence of global environmental culture across the 20th century. Daniel received a PhD in Architecture History and Theory from Columbia University, and a Master of Environmental Design from Yale University.

His second book, Climatic Effects: Architecture, Media, and the Planetary Interior , will be published by Princeton University Press in 2019. The book explores climate-focused architectural design methods from the 1930s to the 1960s.

Daniel Barber was a Visiting Fellow in March at the Sydney Environmental Institute.