Associate Professor Nic Coetzer

Associate Professor



  • PhD, University College London (2004)
  • Master of Architecture, University of Colorado (1996)
  • Bachelor of Architecture, University of Natal(1994)

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Research Interests:

  • History and Theory of Architecture. History of Cape Town. Garden City Movement. Arts and Crafts. Slums. Architecture, identity, power.
  • Interpreting architecture as a cultural and social manifestation. Phenomenology and ideas made manifest through things. Landscape and materials.
  • Creative and explorative design processes.