Keith Eggener

Contributing Writer

Keith Eggener is a contributing writer for Places. He is Marion Dean Ross Professor of Architectural History at the University of Oregon.

A native of Portland, Oregon, Eggener received his Ph.D. in art history from Stanford University, and has taught at Carleton College, the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, and the University of Missouri. He is the author of two books, Luis Barragán’s Gardens of El Pedregal and Cemeteries (part of a series from the U.S. Library of Congress) and of numerous articles and book chapters on Mexican and U.S. art, architecture, landscape, and urban design. He also edited the collection American Architectural History: A Contemporary Reader and has been on the editorial or advisory boards of the 60-volume Buildings of the United States series, the Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians, Places, the Foro de Historia y Critica de la Arquitectura Moderna (Mexico), and the AMSJ: American Studies Journal.