Fabrizio Gallanti
Unit/Programme:History and Critical Thinking
Position:Course Lecturer
Efrén García Grinda
Unit/Programme:Diploma 5
Position:Unit Master
Bio: Efrén García Grinda & Cristina Díaz Moreno are both architects and founders of the Madrid-based office amid.cero9 (cero9.com). They are Visiting Professors at SOA Princeton, Visiting Professors in the GSD Harvard, Staedelschule Frankfurt and they were also visiting Professors in the IKA Vienna and the AAP Cornell. They have taught at both ETSAM and ESA in Madrid during more than 10 years and they have been lecturers throughout Europe, Asia and the US. Their projects and writings from the past 15 years are documented in Third Natures, a Micropedia (AA Publications, 2014) and more recently in a monographic El Croquis (no 184). They recently completed the Institución Libre de Enseñanza headquarters in Madrid.
Octavian Mihai Gheorghiu
Unit/Programme:DRL
Position:Software Tutor
Bio: Octavian graduated with a personal distinction from the AA DRL and now works as an architect and design systems analyst at Foster + Partners within the Specialist Modelling Group. He is a visiting lecturer at The Bartlett UCL and a software tutor at the AA DRL.
Giulio Gianni
Unit/Programme:Technical Studies
Position:Course Lecturer, First Year TS1
Bio: Giulio is an Engineer and Architect. After having completed with first class honours an MEng in Civil Engineering at University College London, Giulio undertook an MSc in the AA’s Emergent Technologies and Design (EmTech) where he graduated with distinction. He is currently working as a structural engineering consultant and computational design specialist in the Geometrics group of Price & Myers Consulting Engineers in London focusing on bespoke geometries such as large-scale art installations, sculptural staircases and complex roof structures and canopies.
Maria Sheherazade Giudici
Unit/Programme:Diploma 14
Position:Unit Master
Bio: Maria Shéhérazade Giudici is the founder of the publishing and educational platform Black Square and the coordinator of the history and theory course at the School of Architecture of the Royal College of Art. She holds a PhD from TU Delft with a thesis on the construction of modern subjectivity through the project of public space. Before joining the AA, she taught at the Berlage Institute and BIArch Barcelona and worked on large-scale urban plans with offices BAU Bucharest, Donis Rotterdam and Dogma Brussels.
Marko Gligorov
Unit/Programme:Media Studies
Position:Lab Consultant
Bio: Marko comes from Serbia and currently works with me at Zaha’s as an interior designer. His expertise is in developing workflows between AutoCAD, Rhino and Maya and understanding how to exploit the strengths of each for significant effects on our designs. He has some teaching experience already as a visiting tutor at the Belgrade Architecture University, focusing on the interplay of furniture and architecture, which could be something very interesting for the Media Lab students.

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