Elke Krasny | Realities of Care: On Interdependence in Architecture

October 21, 2021

Elke Krasny is Professor for Art and Education at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna. She is a feminist cultural theorist, urban researcher, curator, and author. Krasny’s scholarship addresses questions of ecological and social justice at the present historical conjuncture with a focus on caring practices in architecture, urbanism, and contemporary art. Together with Angelika Fitz, she edited *Critical Care: Architecture and Urbanism for a Broken Planet* (MIT Press, 2019). Her forthcoming book *Living with an Infected Planet: Covid-19 Feminism and the Global Frontline of Care* develops a feminist perspective on imaginaries of war and realities of care in pandemic times.