Anna Bokov

Anna Bokov

Architecturual historian; author of the book ‘Avant-Garde as Method: Vkhutemas and the Pedagogy of Space, 1920–1930’
Anna Bokov is an architect, historian, and educator. She holds a Ph.D. from Yale University, a master’s degree in architecture from Harvard Graduate School of Design, and a bachelor’s degree in architecture from Syracuse University. She is a member of the School of Historical Studies at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. She is a faculty member at the Cooper Union and City College in New York. She has taught at Parsons, Cornell University, Yale School of Architecture, Harvard GSD, and Moscow Architectural Institute. Anna has worked with OMA, Herzog & de Meuron, NBBJ, Ennead (Polshek), Gluckman Mayner Architects, and the City of Somerville. She served as an editor for Project Russia and Project International magazines. Anna was a recipient of the Mellon Fellowship, the Beinecke Research Grant, and the Graham Foundation Grant. Her work has been published by The Journal of Architecture, Perspecta, Walker Art Center Primer, MoMA Post, Venice Biennale, Bauhaus Dessau Foundation, and Bauhaus-Universität Weimar. Her book Avant-Garde as Method: Vkhutemas and the Pedagogy of Space, 1920–1930 (Park Books, 2020) is dedicated to the Russian counterpart of the Bauhaus.

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