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Scholarly Interest Report
Troy Schaum
  • Bachelor of Architecture (1999) Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia
  • Master of Architecture (2006) Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey
Primary Department
   School of Architecture
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Selected Publications

DigiSpeak, (manual of terms in digital design as they relate to architecture), contributing author, Greg Luhan, ed., Taylor-Francis, Routledge Press, London, UK, Spring 2012, forthcoming   

 Book chapters

“Sponge Urbanism,” with Rosalyne Shieh, in Work Books: Architecture Is All Over, Esther Choi and Marrikka Trotter, eds., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, December 2011, forthcoming  


Diego Hernandez "“Venice Biennale 2012: 13178 Moran Street,”." ArchDaily (September 20, 2012)


William Menking " “Americans In Venice” ."  The Architect’s Newspaper (October 26, 2012)


Marti Gottsch and Seanna Walsh "“Pop Urbanism, Conversation with Albert Pope and Troy Schaum”, in Plat 1.0, Marti Gottsch and Seanna Walsh, eds., Rice School of Architecture, Fall 2010 ." 


“Pinch City,” with Albert Pope, in Platforms for the New Frontier, Neeraj Bhatia, ed. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, University of Toronto, Spring 2012, forthcoming 


Troy Schaum and Caroline O'Donnell "“Urban Punc*,” Europan 10: Invention Urbanity, Regeneration-Revitalization-Colonization, Europan Catalogue, 2010." 

Creative Works
 Installations - About Face and Sponge Urbanism, Common Ground, 13th International Architecture Biennale
 w/ Roslayne Shieh, Arsenale, Venice, Italy (August 27-November 25, 2012)
  Exhibitions - Group - Cities Methodologies, “Sponge Urbanism,”
 Sponge Urbanism, Exhibited and Presented, University College London, London, UK (July 4-7)
  Exhibitions - Group - Grounds For Detroit , 13th International Architecture Biennale
 (co-curated with R. Shieh, E. Abrons, M. Miller, T. Moran, C. Newell), Arsenale, Venice, Italy (August 27-November 25, 2012)
 Architectural Designs - Past Futures, Present, Futures
 Architectural Speculation - Drawings, w/ Roslayne Shieh, Storefront For Art and Architecture, New York, NY (October 5, 2012 - January 12, 2013)
  Exhibitions - Group - “About Face,” City of Pieces, Work
 Detroit Gallery , Detroit, MI (October 21 - November 8, 2011)
  Exhibitions - Group - “About Face,” FIVE FELLOWS: FULL SCALE EXHIBITION
 College Gallery at Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, Ann Arbor MI (March 2010 )
  Exhibitions - Group - “Sharpstown Blowout,” Innovation Territory 093-06 Exhibition
 Center for Architecture, Houston (July)
 Invited Talks

"“A Minor Plan for Detroit” ." Cities Methodologies 2012, University College London . (July 7, 2012 )

Supervised Theses & Dissertations
 Jason Pierce, M.Arch Involuted Matter. (2012) (Thesis Director)

 Amy Westermeyer, M.Arch Cincinnati Shuffle. (2012) (Thesis Director)

Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 Finalist, Sophie Meyer Farb Prize for Teaching, Phi Beta Kappa Chapter of Rice University

 Princeton - Marfa Stuido Review. Princeton University Studio taught by Guy Nordenson and Michael Maltzan, Marfa, TX. (Nov. 5 2011)
 Wallenberg Symposium. , University of Michigan, Taubman College. (May 2012)