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Welter, Volker

University of California at Santa Barbara

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Volker M. Welter is professor for the history of architecture at the University of California at Santa Barbara. Among his publications are Biopolis: Patrick Geddes and the City of Life (MIT Press, 2002), Ernst L. Freud, Architect: The Case of the Modern Bourgeois Home (Berghahn, 2012), and Walter S. White: Inventions in Mid-Century Modernism (UCSB, 2015). His latest book is Tremaine Houses: One Family’s Patronage of Domestic Architecture in Midcentury America (Getty, 2019).

Fields of Expertise: Collecting & Exhibiting, 20th Century, 21st Century, Architecture, Techniques & Conservation

Groups: RIHA-reviewers