Student
Eliyahu (Eli) Keller

Eliyahu (Eli) Keller is an architect and a researcher from Jerusalem, Israel. Elie holds a Bachelor of Architecture from Israel and a Masters in Design Studies with distinction from the Harvard Graduate School of Design. His graduate thesis, titled ‘Representing Force’, looks into the work of the American visionary architect Lebbeus Woods in Havana.

Elie has served as a research assistant for the Harvard-Mellon Urban Initiative and is a member of the Berlin Portal Research Group. His current work and interest engage the intersection of critical theory, representation and political agency within the design disciplines, and is focused on visionary and utopian architectural representations in the aftermath of the collapse of the Soviet Bloc.

Areas of Interest
American Art, Art and Technology, Globalization, Graphic Representation, Historiography, Landscape, Modern Architecture, Public Art, Theory of Architecture, Theory of Art, Trauma and Memory, Urban Design, Visualization

Education

2014 - 2016
MDes. History and Philsophy of Design, Harvard University
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Awards

2016 - 2016
Dimitris Pikionis Award for Outstanding Academic Preformance, Harvard University
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