Claire Zimmerman: Third Text - Albert Kahn and the Architecture of Bureaucracy

Claire Zimmerman

Claire Zimmerman during her lecture in the Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium. William Staffeld / AAP

Claire Zimmerman is an associate professor of history of art and coordinator of doctoral studies at the Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning of the University of Michigan. She recently cocurated New Brutalist Image 1949–1955 (with Victoria Walsh, Royal College of Art; November 2014–October 2015) at Tate Britain. Zimmerman’s book Photographic Architecture in the Twentieth Century (University of Minnesota Press, 2014) joins a coedited essay collection, Neo-avant-garde and Postmodern: Postwar Architecture in Britain and Beyond (with Mark Crinson) that appeared as Volume 21 in the Yale Studies in British Art (Yale University Press) in fall 2010. Her monograph on Mies van der Rohe was published by Taschen in 2006.