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Clarkson Chair Architecture Research Guide: 2019 Spring Clarkson Chair Lauren Weiss Bricker

Last Updated: Feb 19, 2024 11:02 AM

Lauren Weiss Bricker

Lauren Weiss Bricker, PhD​​, is professor of architecture and director of the Archives-Special Collections in the College of Environmental Design, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.

Dr. Weiss Bricker is Chair of the State Historical Resources Commission in California and co-chair of the Commission’s Committee on the Cultural Resources of the Modern Age. She is a co-author of the forthcoming Mediterranean Revival House (Abrams), and is currently working on “The Pragmatists,” a study of the American response to the form and ideology of European Modernism, supported by a fellowship from the Clarence S.Stein Institute of Urban and Landscape Studies, Cornell University.



Bricker, Lauren Weiss. 2017. "Architect O'Neil Ford's Exploration of the Solar House in Texas." APT Bulletin: The Journal of Preservation Technology 48 (2-3):21-28.

​Bricker, Lauren Weiss. 2009. "Western Pragmatists and the Modern American House." Southern California Quarterly 91 (4):413-427. 

Bricker, Lauren Weiss. 2004. "History in motion: a glance at historic preservation in California." Future Anterior 1 (2):4-13.

Bricker, Lauren Weiss. 1990. "The writings of Fiske Kimball: A synthesis of architectural history and practice." Studies in the History of Art 35:215-235.