Her research interests include late-twentieth century architecture and design, aesthetic theory and continental philosophy, as well as ethics of globalization, post-structuralism, and philosophy of technology. Her doctoral thesis Error Earth: Displaying Deep Cybernetics in ‘The Universitas Project’ and ‘Italy: The New Domestic Landscape’, 1972 examines the interdependencies of cybernetics, ecology and ontology in postmodern architecture and design. Her current research project Building the Global Green investigates architect Emilio Ambasz’s most significant projects from the 1970s to the early 2000s in order to write a critical history of green architecture.
Ingrid Halland is an architecture and design historian and art critic currently based in Oslo/Trondheim, Norway.
She is an Associate Professor at the Department of Art and Media Studies, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) where she teaches contemporary art theory, politics of aesthetics, and art historiography.