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Dr Annette Condello

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Position
Senior Lecturer
Faculty
Faculty of Humanities
School
School of Built Environment
Campus
Bentley Campus
Location
201.622

Brief Summary

Annette Condello is a Senior Lecturer of Architecture at Curtin University, Perth, Australia. Prior to her appointment, she was a postgraduate researcher at the National University of Mexico (UNAM). She completed her PhD at the University of Western Australia in 2009. Her research examines the architectural transformation of luxury in the ancient world and its impact on the modern and contemporary West. Annette is also exploring the architectural dialogue with cuisine, spoils, landscape and fashion in Europe and Australasia; and Italian modernism in Latin America. And luxury as sustainability. Her book The Architecture of Luxury  was published by Ashgate in 2014. Her catalogue essay on the 'Cathedral, Abbey and Benedictine monastery' appears in the Augmented Australia: Regenerating Lost Architecture 1914-2014, Fundamentals 14th Venice Architecture Biennale. She co-edited with S. Lehmann the following book: Sustainable Lina: Lina Bo Bardi's Adaptive Reuse Projects (Springer, 2016). Recently, she was invited by ROTOR to present a lecture at the DECONSTRUCTION Symposium at TU Delft; and is guest-curating an exhibition with the Pier Luigi Nervi Project Association, Brussels, and Cristiana Chiorino, ComunicArch Associates, Turin, in Perth.

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Memberships, Awards and Training

Memberships

  • AAPI - The Australia-Asia-Pacific-Institute
  • AHRA - Architectural Humanities Research Association
  • AIA - Australian Institute of Architects - Affiliate Member

 Awards

  • Faculty of Humanities, Scholarly Book of the Year Award in 2015
  • Faculty of Humanities, Early Career Researcher with the highest RPI for Publications Award in 2012
  • Certificate of recognition from the Embassy of Mexico and the Government of the ACT 2012
  • SOBE Publications Award 2012
  • Curtin University Humanities Publication Grant 2011
  • Curtin University Humanities Publication Grant 2010

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Teachings

Teaching - Undergraduate

Architecture Studio, Architecture, Theory and Critique

 Teaching - Postgraduate

Architectural Dissertation, Architectural Research Methods

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Research Interests

Research Interests

  • Architectural history and theory, sloth and landscape
  • Mediterranean and Latin American modernism
  • The architectural transformation of luxury in the ancient world and its impact on the modern and contemporary West. Cuisine, spoils, glamour and fashion in Southern Europe, the Americas, Australia, the Philippines and India
  • Luxury as sustainability

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Publications


2016

Books - Edited

Book Chapters (Research)

2014

Books - Edited

Journal Articles (Research)

2012

Book Chapters (Research)

Conference Articles (Research)

Creative Works

  • Condello, A. 2012. "Pier Luigi Nervi's Cathedral and Monastery for New Norcia (1957-1961)." Perth: University of Western Australia.

2011

Journal Articles (Research)

2003

Book Chapters (Research)

  • Condello, A.. "Architectural Spolits: Francesco Venezia and Sicily's spongliatoia." In Constructing Place: Mind and Matter London and New York: Routledge Taylor and Francis Group. Inpress.
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2015

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

2014

Books Chapters - Other

2012

Journal Articles (Scholarly/Professional)

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