Gabu Heindl
Architect, Urbanist, Teacher, Activist and Civil Engineer

Since 2007 director of GABU Heindl Architektur in Vienna, which specializes in realizations of public cultural and social buildings, urban planning as well as research and publications on planning policy and public space.

2019/202 Diploma Unit Master at AA, Architectural Association London
Since 2018 Visiting Professor at the University of Sheffield
Since 2007 she has been teaching at the Institute for Art and Architecture at the Academy of Fine Arts Vienna
2004-2007 Assistant Professor at TU Graz
2002-2004: teaching master studio at TU Delft and a masterclass at Berlage Institute in Rotterdam

Since 2018 member of advisory board for architecture, City of Wels
Since 2017 board member of Wienwoche – Vienna Festival for Art and Activism
2013 -2017 president of ÖGFA – Austrian Society for Architecture
2011-2015 member of Advisory board, of Federal Real-Estate Property company
2011-2013 member of advisory board for architecture, City of Linz
Since 2008 board member of ÖGFA, Austrian Society for Architecture

From 2001 to 2003 design-architect and project leader for Diller+Scofidio, New York, USA and project leading architect for de Architekten Cie., Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Architecture studies at Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria, at Geidai Universityat Tokyo, Japan and as Fulbright Scholar: Postgraduate Studies – Master of Architecture and Urban Design – at School of Architecture, Princeton University, USA

Books:
Building Critique. Architecture and its Discontents, Eds. Gabu Heindl, Michael Klein, Christina Linortner, Leipzig: spectorbooks, erscheint 2019
Spielräume | free play, Hg. Gabu Heindl, Reader zur Ausstellung, Graz: HDA Verlag, 2015
Das Geschäft mit der Stadt, Umbau 28, Hg. ÖGFA | Österreichische Gesellschaft für Architektur, Basel: Birkhäuser, 2015
Just Architecture!, Gast-Herausgeberin von ERA21. 2012 #1, Prag 2012
position alltag. architecture in the context of everyday life, Hg. Gabu Heindl, Markus Bogensberger. Graz: HDA Verlag, 2009
Five Platforms, Five Ecologies, Review VI, Eds. Institute for Art and Architecture, Salzburg: Verlag Anton Pustet, 2008
Arbeit Zeit Raum. Bilder und Bauten der Arbeit im Postfordismus, Hg. Gabu Heindl, Wien: turia+kant, 2008

Curator of Conferences and Lecture Series:
“Utopia des Dazwischen”, Interdisciplinary Discourse Series, Wien 2016-2017
“Kritik oder Krise. Haltung, Verantwortung, Widerspruch in Architektur und Stadtplanung”, International ÖGFA conference (together with Michael Klein, Christina Linortner, Manfred Russo), 15.-17. 10. 2015
International Symposium „Free Play – Spielräume der Stadtplanung“ Haus der Architektur, Graz, 05.11. – 06.11.2015
“Das Geschäft mit der Stadt”,Co-curating the annual discourse program of the Austrian Society for Architecture (with ÖGFA Board) 2013/14
“Solidarität – Wie entstehen demokratische Räume?” Annual discourse program of ÖGFA 2011/12
“Kinder Gärten Bauten”, Curation of the conference on the “Kindergarten-Offensive” Lower Austria, 2009
“Architektur 24/7– eine alltägliche Beziehung”, International conference, concept / co-curating: HDA, steirischer herbst 2007
“positions in exchange”, Concept / co-curating together with HDA Board of the 2-year program and international symposium, Haus der Architektur Graz, 2007

For more publications in books, magazines, newspapers, see:
“Link”: http://akbild.academia.edu/GabuHeindl