Public Space: Fights and Fictions

BARBARA HOIDN

Baraba Hoidn founded the architecture firm Hoidn Wang Partner in Berlin, Germany, together with Wilfried Wang. After receiving her degree in architecture (Dipl.Ing.) from the University of Karlsruhe, Germany, she was a Loeb Fellow at the Harvard GSD, Cambridge, USA, and taught at the ETH Zurich, the RISD, Providence, RI, and the Harvard GSD. Since 2002, she has been Visiting Associate Professor at the O´Neil Ford Chair at The University of Texas at Austin. From 1994 until 2000, she was head of the office of the Senate Building Director in Berlin. She has curated many exhibitions, symposia and conferences on architectural and urban design topics nationally and internationally, and is the editor of several books and exhibition catalogues