Adam Jasper
Curriculum vitae

Adam Jasper studierte Philosophie und Kunstgeschichte in Sydney, Melbourne und Freiburg (Breisgau). Im Jahr 2010 promovierte er über marginale ästhetische Kategorien. Von 2010 bis 2014 war er Dozent an der Fakultät für Design, Architektur und Bauwesen der University of Technology Sydney und in dieser Zeit Herausgeber der Architectural Theory Review (Taylor und Francis). Von 2015 bis 2017 war er Postdoc-Forscher im Projekt Eikones NFS Iconic Criticism in Basel. Seit 2018 ist er Postdoc am Institut für Geschichte und Theorie der Architektur (gta).

Zusätzlich zu seiner Forschungsarbeit ist Adam der Redakteur der Zeitschrift GTA Papers. Er schreibt regelmäßig für Cabinet Magazine und Artforum, u.a. Im Jahr 2018 gab er "House Tour: Views of the Unfurnished Interior" (Park Books), der Katalog zum Schweizer Pavillon der Architekturbiennale Venedig heraus (Gewinner des Goldenen Löwen 2018).

Current Research:

Water, infrastructure and architectural rituals in Eastern Indonesia
Research for the Sharjah Architecture Triennial (Rights of Future Generations 2019)

Grand Gestures: Planning, contingency and the image of the modern city
Forthcoming with GTA Papers 2020

Books or Journals as Editor:

Jasper, Adam, ed. Architecture and Anthropology, Taylor and Francis 2018
Jasper, Adam, House Tour: Views of the Unfurnished Interior, Park Books 2018
Otero-Pailos, Jorge, and Adam Jasper, eds., Future Anterior, Journal of Historic Preservation, History, Theory, and Criticism, University of Minnesota Press, Vol 13, Number 2, Winter 2016 (special issue on olfaction, architecture and preservation with Jorge Otero-Pailos)
Jasper, Adam, ed. “Misplaced Conversations” Architectural Theory Review, Routledge, 21.1-21.2 (double issue on anthropology and architecture), 2016
Jasper, Adam, ed. “Corruption” Architectural Theory Review, Routledge, 20.2 (issue on architecture, autonomy and constraint), 2015
Jasper, Adam, ed. “Colour Theory” Architectural Theory Review, Routledge, 19.2, 2014

Some articles:

House Rules, EFlux Positions, June 28, 2018
Wrinkles in Time, World Policy Journal, Vol. 35, No. 2, Summer 2018
No Drums or Spears, RES Anthropology and Aesthetics, Issue 67, Harvard University Press
Game Theory: Adam Jasper on Harun Farocki's Final Project, Artforum, Vol 56, Issue 1, September 2017
Moschee in Venedig. Christoph Büchel auf der Biennale de Venezia 2015, Kunst und Kirche (Hrsg. Toni Hildebrandt), 2017
God’s eye view: on axonometric projection, This Thing Called Theory (Critiques: Critical Studies in Architectural Humanities), (ed. Teresa Stoppani, Giorgio Ponzo, George Themistokleous), Routledge, London 2016
Heavy is the head that wears a crown, ARCH+, Incidental Space, May 2016
Inside the Sandcastle, Regina de Paula: sobre a areia, Beco do Azougue, Rio de Janeiro, 2016
Architectural Transplantations: The Palladian Villa in Liberia, Cabinet Magazine, Issue 56, 2015
Book Review: Making Art Global, Journal of the Art Association of Australia and New Zealand, Vol 14, Issue 1, September 2014