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I fulfill two roles within the Department of Architecture and Landscape:
The first is to lead Architecture Design Studio 2.3, teaching second year students how to create architecture. I teach alongside Jim Reed and, together, we strive to deliver a strong tectonic and political emphasis around the themes we bring to the studio.
My second role is to teach Architectural Theory to BA students; I run a lecture course in semester one of the second year, and coordinate the BA dissertation. In addition, I lecture on the History of Architecture.
My research interests centre around philosophy and architecture - in particular 20th century French philosophy and the work of Gilles Deleuze.
Other research interests include Roman Baroque architecture and art, the work of Francesco di Giorgio, and the ontology of architecture.
My research interests centre around the link between 20th century French philosophy and architecture. I am particularly interested in the work of Gilles Deleuze, whose philosophy has been grossly misinterpreted in architectural theory over the last couple of decades. My aim is to try to correct this misinterpretation.
Other research interests include the 15th century Italian architect and theorist Francesco di Giorgio Martini, Roman Baroque architecture, phenomenology and architecture (particularly the work of Hans-Georg Gadamer), and trans-architecture (transexuality and LGBTQ in architecture).
Gough, Timothy (2021) Transductive architecture : what an organology produces - the case of Le Corbusier. Footprint, ISSN (print) 1875-1490 (In Press)
Gough, Tim (2021) Systems and relations all the way down, all the way across. Footprint, 15(1), pp. 63-80. ISSN (print) 1875-1490
Gough, Tim (2013) Reception theory of architecture : its pre-history and afterlife. Architectural Theory Review, 18(3), pp. 279-292. ISSN (print) 1326-4826
Gough, Tim (2001) The model, its object and architecture's correlation. Case 4: Reviewing making-visible: The Anxious Prop, 4, pp. 20-22.
Gough, Tim (2017) Architectural anti-mimesis. In: von Engelberg-Dockal, Eva , Krajewski, Markus and Lausch, Frederike, (eds.) Mimetische Praktiken in der neueren Architektur : Prozesse und Formen der Ahnlichkeitserzeugung. Heidelberg, Germany : arthistoricum.net. pp. 144-153. ISBN 9783946653523
Gough, Timothy (2010) Alexandra Road and the triumph of architectural modernism. In: Forster, Laurel and Harper, Sue, (eds.) British Culture and Society in the 1970s: the Lost Decade. Newcastle, U.K. : Cambridge Scholars Publishing. pp. 236-251. ISBN 9781443817349
Gough, Tim (2010) City speculations. In: Wisniewski, Dorian , Gaiger, Christina , Lee, Hsiao-Wei , Sivak, Marek and Alkhatib, Rasha, (eds.) Florence: curating the city. Edinburgh, U.K. : University of Edinburgh. pp. 103-105. ISBN 9780955970605
Gough, Tim (2009) Cura. In: Chaplin, Sarah and Stara, Alexandra, (eds.) Curating architecture and the city. Abingdon, U.K. : Routledge. pp. 93-102. (AHRA Critiques: Critical studies in architectural humanities) ISBN 9780415489836
Gough, Tim (2014) Unity and inevitability: Classic/Baroque and the universal. In: 16. Internationaler Barocksommerkurs der Stiftung Bibliothek Werner Oechslin - Kolloquium zum Thema "Barock / Klassik"; 21st - 25th June 2015, Stiftung Bibliothek Werner Oechslin, Einsiedeln, Switzerland. (Unpublished)
Gough, Timothy (2009) Architectural thought: history and theory entangled. In: Geschichte und Theorie im Architekturunterricht; 20 - 22 Nov 2009, Einsiedeln, Switzerland. (Unpublished)
Gough, Tim (2008) Homogenizing difference: necessary prejudices and the rhetoric of belonging. In: Cultural Studies Association conference 2008; 22 - 24 May 2008, New York, U.S.. (Unpublished)
Gough, Tim (2008) The reality of risk and the question of cause and effect. In: Cultural Studies Association conference 2008; 22 - 24 May 2008, New York, U.S.. (Unpublished)
Gough, Tim (2008) The staging of conventional life in Le Corbusier's 1930s interiors. In: Staging the modern interior : 10th Dorich House Annual Conference, Kingston University; 15 - 16 May 2008, Kingston upon Thames. (Unpublished)
Gough, Tim (2003) Alternative abstractions of modernist architecture. In: 29th Association of Art Historians Annual Conference; 10 - 13 Apr 2003, London, U.K.. (Unpublished)
I am in professional practice as an architect, running my own practice in central London. I have more than 30 years experience as an architect, including working and studying in Germany, bringing unique insights in my teaching. A small selection of my projects is shown below.