Taubman College

Faculty Directory

Teaching Areas:

  • Building Conservation
  • Creative Process

Gregory Saldaña teaches masters and post professional documentation and architectural preservation courses at Taubman College and undergraduate and graduate courses concerning the Creative Process. His research in architecture is focused on the preservation of modern architecture in the American cultural context, with a particular interest in industrial and regional influences. His research in the Creative Process is focused on the natural world and how it may play a role in the creative work of architects, designers and artists.

Since joining the faculty in 2009, he has curated exhibitions addressing the history and speculative future of modern architecture, including: Modernism at Risk / Michigan Matters, Constructing Modern: The Work of Robert C. Metcalf, and most recently Michigan Modern: Design That Shaped America hosted by Cranbrook Art Museum.

Saldaña received his BFA and BARCH from the Rhode Island School of Design, and a Master of Science in Historic Preservation from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of MPdL Studio, an architecture firm with offices in Ann Arbor, Boston, and New York City.

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