Peter  Šenk Author of Evaluating Organization Development
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Peter Šenk

Associate Professor
University of Maribor, Slovenia

Peter Šenk is Associate Professor of Architecture and Spatial Planning at the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Civil Engineering,Transportation Engineering and Architecture at the University of Maribor, Slovenia. He is a researcher and writer in the field of architecture, urban planning, and visual culture, an architect (co-founder of Studio Stratum), and a curator (at the House of Architecture, Maribor).

Biography

Peter Šenk, PhD, BArch, MArch[BI] is Associate Professor of Architecture and Spatial Planning at the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering and Architecture, University of Maribor, and a licensed architect. He graduated from the Faculty of Architecture in Ljubljana. After several years of working as an architect at the SADAR+VUGA architecture office, he continued his studies at the Berlage Institute, Postgraduate Laboratory of Architecture in Rotterdam, where he earned a Master's Degree in 2003 (Master of Excellence in Architecture) and later gained a PhD in Humanities - Philosophy and Theory of Visual Culture (University of Primorska).
He is a co-founder of the Institute for Spatial Policies (www.ipop.si), engages in art and social criticism with the FWC - First World Camp platform (www.fwc.si), and a cofounder of Studio Stratum architecture office (www.studiostratum.net) and a cofounder and program coordinator at the Maribor House  of Architecture (ham.raz.um.si).
He has published articles in local and international popular and peer-reviewed journals, participated in and held local and international workshops, round tables and conferences, and shown his work at exhibitions around the world. He edited the books Mesto: rob/City: Edge (Založba Pivec, HAM Publikacije, 2014) and Funkcija v arhitekturi (Function in Architecture/Theoretical Practice of Architecture book series): Sullivan-Meyer-Arnheim-Adorno-Pallasmaa (Založba ZRC, 2020) and is the author of Kapsula: tipologija druge arhitekure (Založba ZRC, 2015) (Capsule: Typology of Other Architecture/Theoretical Practice of Architecture book series).

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Architectural and Urban History & Theory
    Architectural Design
    Visual Cuture

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