Resident Alien: Austrian Architects in America
Location: Austrian Cultural Forum New York, 11 East 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022
Supporting Institution: Austrian Cultural Forum New York
Curated in collaboration with Stephen Phillips, Axel Schmitzberger, and the Austrian Cultural Forum New York, the exhibition showcases the cultural contribution of Austrian-American architects from early modernism to our contemporary times. Resident alien, Axel Schmitzberger, AIA is principal design architect at Domaen Ltd. and Professor of Architecture at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. He has also taught at Art Center College of Design, Otis College, Chaoyang University of Technology in Taiwan, and the Fachschule Salzburg in Austria in the areas of architecture, multimedia, and graphic design. A former resident alien (now American citizen) Stephen Phillips, AIA, PHD, is an architect, scholar, historian, curator, and educator. He is principal architect at Stephen Phillips Architects (SPARCHS) and Professor of Architecture at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. He is the Founding Director of the Cal Poly Los Angeles Metropolitan Program in Architecture and Urban Design.