Biographies

Name: Negre

First name: Valérie

Function: Mrs.

Affiliation: Ecole nationale supérieure d'architecture Paris La Villette

Country: France

Email: valerie-negre@wanadoo.fr

 

CV: Valérie Nègre is architect and professor of History of architecture at the Ecole nationale supérieure d'architecture Paris La-Villette. She specializes in architectural and construction history (XVIII-XXth century). Her current research focuses on the interaction between architecture, technique and society, with particular attention to craft knowledge, technical litterature and the representation of the technique.  She published L'art et la matière. Les artisans, les architectes et la technique, 1770-1830 (Garnier, 2016); Le Livre technique avant le XXe siècle. A l’échelle du monde (with L. Hilaire-Pérez, D. Spicq, K. Vermeir), (CNRS éd., 2017); Nuts and Bolts of Construction History. Culture & Technology (Picard, 2012) (with R. Carvais, A. Guillerme, J. Sakarovitch). She is founding member of the Association francophone d'histoire de la construction.

Articles on: https://ensaplv.academia.edu/ValérieBlancheNègre

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