Fredrik Nilsson

Fredrik Nilsson is Professor at Chalmers University, Sweden

Fredrik Nilsson, architect SAR/MSA, PhD, Professor of Architectural Theory at Chalmers University of Technology, and Partner and Head of Research and Development at White Arkitekter AB. Research profile mainly directed to contemporary architecture, architectural theory and philosophy with a special interest in the epistemology of architecture, design theory and the implications of technology for the interaction between conceptual thinking, practical design work and production. He has taught and lectured at several schools for architecture and design in the Nordic countries, and was senior professor at Sint-Lucas School of Architecture, Brussels, 2007-2009. Nilsson is currently director of the strong research environment in architectural theories and methods “Architecture in the Making: Architecture as a Making Discipline and Material Practice” within the Swedish Schools of Architecture and funded by the Swedish research council Formas 2011-2016. Nilsson is author and editor of several books and frequently publishes articles, architectural criticism and reviews of books.