Michael Osman

Editor, Matter

Michael Osman Associate Professor in the Department of Architecture and Urban Design at UCLA where he currently directs the MA and PhD programs in architectural history. He is the author of Modernism’s Visible Hand: Architecture and Regulation in America (Minneapolis, 2018), as well as a co-editor of Writing Architectural History: Evidence and Narrative in the Twenty-First Century (Pittsburgh, 2021), developed under the auspices of the Aggregate Architectural History collaborative. His current work focuses on the political economies of construction.