Karen Van Lengen

General Information

Occupation: Architect, Professor

Resident City: Charlottesville

Resident State/Province: Virginia

Resident Country: United States

Sources: http://www.arch.virginia.edu/faculty/KarenVanLengen/


Subject: Design work focuses on the relationship between design and culture, with the intention to bring competing interests and ambitions in dialogue with one another.


Employer: University of Virginia

Title: Dean, Professor

City: Charlottesville

State: Virginia

Country: United States

Employer: Bobst Library

Title: Library Architect, New York University

City: New York

State: New York

Country: United States

Start Date: 1993

End Date: 1998

Employer: United States Supreme Court

Title: Design Consultant

City: Washington

State: DC

Country: United States

Employer: Parsons School of Design

Title: Chair of Architecture

Country: delete

Start Date: 1995

End Date: 1999

Employer: I.M. Pei and Partners

Title: Associate

Country: delete

Employer: Karen Van Lengen Architects

Title: principal

City: New York

State: New York

Country: United States

Notes: with Max Cardillo


No collaborators on record


No apprenticeships on record


Name: America Memorial Library Competition Winner

Date Received: 1990


No exhibitions on record

Notable Projects

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Institution: Columbia University

Degree: Master of Architecture

Institution: Vassar College

Degree: B.A. with departmental honors in psychology


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Professional Affiliations

Organization: American Institute of Architects

Role: Member

Publications By

Title: By Design

Publication: Metropolis Magazine

Page: 51-54

Notes: August/September

Publications About

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