Linda Pollak
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Linda Pollak, AIA, ASLA, is an architect, educator, and a principal in Marpillero Pollak Architects, a firm selected in 2004 to be part of the NYC Department of Design and Construction Design Excellence Program. Pollak and her partner brought Eib's Pond Park to the attention of the Design Trust in 2001, and later became fellows for two projects, Thresholds of Eib's Pond Park and Thresholds of Eib's Pond Park 2.

Ms. Pollak has received grants and fellowships, including from the American Academy in Rome, National Endowment for the Arts, NYSCA, NYFA, the Graham Foundation, the Burden Foundation, the Wheelwright Fellowship in Architecture, and the Milton Fund of Harvard University for her research on architecture's relationships with urban landscape. She is co-author of Inside Outside: between architecture and landscape, and has published essays in periodicals such as Lotus International, Praxis, Daidalos, and Appendx, and in books including: Case: Downsview and the Landscape Urbanism Reader. She has been a member of the architecture faculty at Harvard University from 1992-2004, and Rhode Island School of design from 1988-1992, and also teaches in the Department of Landscape Architecture at University of Pennsylvania. Ms. Pollak is Vice President of the Board of Directors of Storefront for Art and Architecture.

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