Luca Galofaro is an architect and professor at the Confluence School of Architecture in Lyon. He is the principal of a new firm, LGSMA, founded in September 2015. He was a founding member of IaN+, and was a visiting professor in urban design at University College London's Bartlett School of Architecture in 2013, and at Ecole Spéciale d’Architecture in Paris from 2007 to 2013.
Galofaro received his master's in spatial science at the International Space University in Strasbourg, France. He is the author of several books published by Bruno Zevi's series of Universale d'Architettura; and he is the author of Artscapes (Gustavo Gili, Barcelona, 2003; and Postmedia milano, 2006); and Aristide Antonas (Libria, 2014).
With IaN+, he received several prizes and the gold medal for Italian Architecture in 2006. His research around architecture is made not just by architectural projects, but through different research tools: two resource blogs, www.the-booklist.com and www.the-imagelist.com; Campo, a new physical gallery space in Rome; and a new independent magazine, Divisare, published in January 2016.
- ARCH 4509/6509 Special Topics in Visual RepresentationThis course addresses pertinent issues relative to the subject of Visual Representation. The instructor(s) of the course are drawn from the permanent and visiting faculty who may either broadly or narrowly define the course's scope and content. For precise content, please see the Architecture Department webpage.