Peter Lang Short Bio

Peter Lang is  former Professor of Architectural Theory and History at the Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm (2013-2019), where he founded R-Lab, a post-graduate research platform that will now continue as an independent research program R-lab N-A (non-aligned) based in Rome Italy. Previously he was Associate Professor at the College of Architecture at Texas A&M University. Lang holds a Bachelor in Architecture from Syracuse University and earned a PhD in Italian history and urbanism at New York University in 2000. He is a Fulbright recipient in Italian studies. Lang works on the history and theory of post-war Italian architecture and design, with a focus on sixties Italian experimental design, media and environments. Lang has written and curated a number of projects on the Italian Radical Design and Architecture movement.  He has been a member of the Rome based urban arts research group Stalker since 1997.

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