Person

Felix Martin

M. Sc. RWTH

Lecturer

Portrait of Lecturer Felix Martin Tobias Glitsch
Chair of Architectural History

Address

Building: 1080 Reiff-Museum

Schinkelstraße 1

52062 Aachen

 

Curriculum Vitae

2009-2016 Studies in Architecture at RWTH Aachen University and Dublin School of Architecture | Master's degree with Honors, RWTH Aachen University Springorum Medal | 2012-2013 Internship at the Cathedral Building Administration, Cologne, and at Denis Byrne Architects, Dublin | 2010-2016 Student Assistant at the Chair of Architectural History at RWTH Aachen University under Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Pieper, collaboration on various research projects, e.g. "Die Hochkorridore von Sabbioneta", "Teatro. Bühnentechnik und Raumakustik im Theaterbau des 16. Jahrhunderts" and "Die Aula Regia in Aachen" (DFG-funded) | 2016-2017 Research Assistant at the Chair of Architectural History at RWTH Aachen University under Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Anke Naujokat, collaboration on the research project "baureka.online" (DFG-funding requested) | 2017 Mary Vidal Memorial Award by the Historians of Eighteenth Century Art and Architecture | 2017 Teaching Fellow at the School of Architecture at Taliesin, USA | 2018 Research sojourn at Trinity College Dublin and Warburg Institute London, funded by the DAAD | Since 2018 Freelancer at Denis Byrne Architects, Dublin and Jäck Molina Architekten, Cologne | Until 2020 PhD-Scholarship, awarded by the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes

 

Research

Current Research Project

PhD thesis on "The Casino at Marino in Dublin – An Object of Enlightenment Culture" (working title)
baureka.online (DFG-funding requested)

Main Research Areas

Architecture of the Enlightenment in Ireland and Great Britain | English Landscape Gardens | Architectural Sensualism in the Eighteenth Century | Frank Lloyd Wright | Architectural Types and Themes | Transfer of Types as a Design Strategy | Dissemination and Analysis of Research Data in Architectural History

 

Main Publications

A complete list of Felix Martin's publications is available via RWTH Publications.

Articles

Felix Martin: Living in a Monument. Building and Designing the Casino at Marino, in: Irish Architectural and Decorative Studies 21 [Publication in process].

Martina Trognitz, Ines Schwarzbach, Felix Martin: Bilder – Vektorgrafiken und CAD-Daten, in: IANUS (ed.): IT-Empfehlungen für den nachhaltigen Umgang mit digitalen Daten in den Altertumswissenschaften, Berlin 2017, p. 101-130.

Felix Martin: Analyzing Architectural Types and Themes as Design Strategy, in: 2017 Annual Meeting Paper Proceedings, 23-25 March 2017 in Detroit (MI), Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (2017), p. 178-184.

Published Design Projects

Felix Martin: Haus des Tanzes – Ein Neubau für die Hochschule für Musik und Tanz in Köln, online publication on BauNetz Campus, 2016

 

Talks (Selection)

Felix Martin: Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin – An English Landscape Garden? | Paper Presentation at the 50th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies in Denver (CO), March 22-24, 2019.

Felix Martin: The Singular Cause. Or the Pluralism of Eighteenth-Century Design Concepts | Paper Presentation at the Conference 'Islands and Isolation', British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies at University of Oxford, January 4-6, 2019.

Felix Martin: Architectural Iconology or the Casino at Marino as an Object of Enlightenment Culture | Paper Presentation at the Conference "Mnemonic Waves", Warburg Institute London, November 15, 2018.

Anke Naujokat, Tobias Glitsch, Felix Martin: baureka.online – Research Repository, Catalogue and Archive for Architectural History and Building Archeology | Paper Presentation at the Conference 'Virtual Models and Scientific Value – Historic Studies and Virtual Models in the Age of Digital Humanities', Technische Universität Berlin, November 7-8, 2018.

Felix Martin: Disseminating Refinement through Architectural Objects of Taste | Paper Presentation at the Conference 'Barbarism and Behaviour', British Society for Eighteenth Century Studies at Aix-Marseille Université, September 3-4, 2018.

Felix Martin: The Casino at Marino – Memories, Monuments, Enlightenment | Evening Lecture at the School of Architecture at Taliesin, Scottsdale (AZ), November 13, 2017.