Galen Cranz

General Information

Occupation: Architect

Resident State/Province: California

Resident Country: United States



Subject: The Body and the Near-Environment

Subject: Environmental Sociology

Subject: Social and Cultural Factors in Design

Subject: Sociology of Parks


Employer: University of California, Berkeley

Title: Professor of Architecture

City: Berkeley

State: California

Country: United States


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Name: Kellog National Leadership Fellow

Name: Graham Foundation Grant

Description: Cranz has recieved two Graham Foundation Grants

Name: Parc La Villette, Paris (Competition)

Description: First Prize

Name: St. Paul Inner-City Park National Competition

Description: First Prize

Name: Spectacle Island Design Competition, Boston

Description: Seventh Place


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Institution: Reed College

Degree: BA

Institution: University of Chicago

Department: Sociology

Degree: MA

Institution: University of Chicago

Department: Sociology

Degree: PhD


Professional Affiliations

Organization: Organization of Women Architects and Design Professionals

Role: member

Publications By

Title: The Chair: Rethinking Culture, Body and Design

Date Published: January 01, 1998

Title: The Politics of Park Design: A History of Urban Parks in America

Date Published: January 01, 1982

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