NAME

 

 

Karen Van Lengen

Dean, Edward E. Elson Professor

TEACHING AREA

 

Design Studio, Venice Program

EDUCATION

 

1976, M. Arch

1973, B.A. cum laude with Departmental Honors in Psychology

Columbia University

Vassar College

REGISTRATION

Registered Architect New York; NCARB Certificate

 

TEACHING AND ADMINISTRATIVE EXPERIENCE

 

Dean, School of Architecture, University of Virginia

Chair, Department of Architecture, Parsons School of Design, New York

Gensler Chair, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Visiting Professor, Yale; Univ. of Pennsylvania; Univ. of Texas; Notre Dame in Rome; Columbia University

1999 – present

1995 – 1999

 

1993

1984 – 1994

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

Karen Van Lengen/Architects

Heisel/Van Lengen Architects

Associate, I.M. Pei & Partners, New York

 

1987 – 2002

1985 – 1987

1976 – 1982

ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL HONORS

 

AIA Honor Award, Fragrant Hill Hotel, Beijing, China

Fulbright Fellowship in Architecture, Rome, Italy

First prize, American Memorial Library Competition, Berlin

1983

1982 – 1984

1989

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Completion of manuscript “Vassar College,” with Lisa Reilly,      (Chair of Architectural History, UVA), Princeton      Architectural Press

Submission to JAE Journal, “Hearing Architecture” Exploring      and Designing the Aural Environment”  with Tod Sheridan

McKee, Bradford, “Under the Spell of Jefferson”, New York      Times, pp D1,11

Van Lengen, Karen, City Spaces, New York, Parsons School      of Design

Van Lengen, Karen, “By Design-Designing a house for her      family”, Metropolis, p. 51

 

Publication date

2003

 

2002

 

Sept. 6, 2001

 

2002

 

Sept., 1998

RESEARCH & CREATIVE WORK

 

 

Presentation of “Dream of Trees” at Woltz Symposium, UVA

Presentation of “Nach Berlin, Kapital Architechers,” American      Institute for Architects, Honolulu, Hawaii

Supreme Court Renovation, Schematic Design Consultant,      Washington, D.C.

Residence, Afton, Virginia, Schematic Design in Progress

 

November, 2001

July, 2001

 

 

MEMBERSHIP

American Institute of Architects (AIA), Associate of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA), National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB)

 

SERVICE

 

NEA Design Grant Jury

Board Director of Virginia AIA

Tenure review panel, Harvard University

Peer Review Board for General Services Administration

     Review of NOAA Project, Suitland, Maryland

     Review of John Joseph Moakley U.S. Court House for      new security measures

Architectural “SuperJury”, Syracuse University

Architectural Juries, Columbia; Yale; Harvard; Syracuse;      Parsons

Pentagon Memorial Jury

2002

 

2001

 

June, 2001

February, 2002

 

May, 2001

1997-2002

 

2002