Edinburgh Research Explorer

Karen Forbes

Research Leader - School of Art

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Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Art, Architecture, Concept Design, Public Space, Place-making, Site Specifity


Focusing on the intersection of art and architecture, research encompasses a variety of scales and methods.

AppointedProfessor in Art  in 2008


Research outputs

  1. Masterplan of Sluisbuurt, Amsterdam

    Research output: Other contribution

  2. Anatomy Museum

    Research output: Non-textual formDigital or Visual Products

  3. Moscow city square

    Research output: Non-textual formDesign

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Research activities & awards

  1. Judge - Public Realm

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Festival/Exhibition

  2. New Amsterdam

    Activity: Academic talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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Latest prizes

  1. Gran-Prix Glass in Architecture Award

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  2. Finalist MIPIM Awards2016

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  3. 2nd Prize World's Best Skyscraper Awards 2015

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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