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Faculty
Faculty

Martin Andrés Paddack (he/him)

Lecturer

  • Department of Architecture, CEA
  • College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA)

Biography

Martín Andrés Paddack has served as an Assistant Professor of Architecture and Lecturer at the Howard University College of Engineering and Architecture since 2016. With previous interdisciplinary teaching experience in Fine Arts and English, Martín is most interested in finding deeper meanings in architecture through the intersections of color, art, cultural identity, social responsibility, discursive design, fabrication and sustainability.  Martín began his career as a professional artist before turning to architecture and has exhibited paintings at galleries and museums around the world. He studied Fine Arts and English at the Hartford Art School/University of Hartford and earned Master of Architecture and a Master of Science in Sustainable Design from The Catholic University School of Architecture & Planning. He has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting with a Minor in English Literature and Writing from the University of Hartford/The Hartford Art School. 

Education & Expertise

Education

Architecture

M.Arch
The Catholic University of America, School of Architecture and Planning
2016

Master of Science in Sustainable Design

MSSD
The Catholic University of America, School of Architecture and Planning
2016

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting

BFA
University of Hartford, The Hartford Art School

Expertise

Professor of Architecture with specializations in Color, Sustainability, Discursive Design

Martín Andrés Paddack is an Assistant Professor of Architecture at Howard University. With previous teaching experience in Fine Arts and English, Martín is most interested in finding deeper meanings in architecture through the intersections of color, art, cultural identity, social responsibility and sustainability.  Martín began his career as an artist before turning to architecture and has exhibited paintings at galleries and museums around the world. He studied Fine Arts and English at the Hartford Art School/University of Hartford and earned master’s degrees in Architecture and Sustainable Design from The Catholic University School of Architecture & Planning.

Academics

Academics

Design I Studio, Design II Studio, Sustainability, Design Thinking & Making, Contemporary Issues in Architecture

Research

Research

Specialty

Color Theory and Application/Impact in Architecture, Discursive Design, Sustainability

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