Elena Rocchi

Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605
Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605
Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605
Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605
Clinical Asst Professor
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
1605

Student Information

Graduate Student
Design, Environment and the Arts (Design)
Herberger Institute

Biography

BSED Program Coordinator, Clinical Assistant Professor at ASU The Design School, Honors Faculty, Former Resident Fellow at Taliesin the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture. Current Student of Doctor of Philosophy in Design, Environment, and the Arts program at Arizona State University. She has been Professor at the Architectural School at ESARQ-UIC, Barcelona, Spain, and Professor of Thesis and Co-Director of Master “Interior Design for Commercial Spaces” at IED Istituto Europeo di Design. She won an Honorable mention in Europan 8, Architectural competition for young architects in 2006 and the second prize in the young architects competition for Housings, Barcelona in 2003, and she has been Senior Architect and Office Director of Miralles Tagliabue Associated Architects from 1995 till 2008. She gave lectures and Workshops in Spain, England, Germany, USA, France, Italy, Greece, Denmark, Mexico, South Africa, Argentina in different Universities and institution as ETH Zurich, Cornell University, Ithaca, IUAV of Venice, UNAM, University of Architecture of Mexico, Ecole d’Architecture de Nancy, Architectural Society of Casablanca, Morocco, Architectural School of Bordeaux, France, Children of Scotland Foundation, Scotland, Durban, Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town’s Schools of Architecture, South Africa, Fapyd in Rosario and Torcuato di Tella Schools of Architecture in Buenos Aires, Argentina, CCA Art School San Francisco.

Education

  • 2013, Master of Theory and History of Architecture, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya UPC, ETSAB, Escola Tecnica Superior de Arquitectura, Barcelona. 
  • 1994, MArch, summa cum laude, University of Studies La Sapienza, Rome. 

 

Research Interests

Environmental Design; Design from Body To Field; Architecture/iinterior architecture as the interface between humans and nature, and with a focus on writing (theory), drawing (design), and History of Architecture; History of Roman Architecture; Drawing on Origin; Analog + Digital; Urban Scenography; The Image of Rome; Post-production of ideas. 

Publications

Rocchi E (on process). Louis Kahn 1931: Il valore ed il Proposito del disegno. Trento: List Laboratorio Int. Editoriale, ISBN: 9788899854461

Rocchi E (on process). “Spaziare l’abitare”, In: Limaq Nº 3,architectural review University of Lima, ISSN 2410-6127,

Rocchi E (on process). “Paradox of Preference.” In: Catherine Spellman: Conversations and allusions to Enric Miralles . BARCELONA:ACTAR, doi: 9783034607049

Rocchi E (2016). “Geometría in situ: la fragmentación de los volúmenes del edificio de Gas Natural.” In: Gas Natural Fenosa: Miralles Tagliabue EMBT, Arturo Mc Clean, Josep M. Rovira, Edificio Marenostrum: Un imprescindible en el skyline de Barcelona. p. 160-177, Barcelona: Museo del Gas de la Fundación Gas Natural Fenosa, ISBN: 978-84-617-7326-8

Rocchi E (2014). “Conversación con Elena Rocchi” por Ana Valderrama. A&P, Continuidad. Publicación Técnica de Arquitectura FAPyD-UNR, vol. 1, p. 74-85, ISSN: 2362-6097

Rocchi E (2013). “The Geography of dust.” In: Laura Cantarella e Lucia Giuliano. (a cura di): Laura Cantarella e Lucia Giuliano, “Topografia del Trauma: Valle del Belice, Sicilia: un’indagine territoriale.” vol. 1, Torino: Centro Inter-dipartimentale Servizi Didattici Architettura, Politecnico di Torino, ISBN: 9788882020439

Rocchi E (2002). “Mille e uno pensieri.” In “EMBT, Opere e Progetti,” Marco De Michelis, Maddalena Scimemi. (a cura di), Venezia Vigo. MILANO:Skira Editore. ISBN 88-8491-182-6

Courses

Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
ALA 122 Design Fundamentals II
ALA 124 Design Fundamentals II Lecture
INT 221 Principles of Design
INT 222 Design Fundamentals II Lecture
EDS 402 Environmntl Design Synthsis II
ADE 422 Architectural Studio IV
APH 494 Special Topics
ADE 499 Individualized Instruction
APH 590 Reading and Conference
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
INT 120 Design Fundamentals I
ALA 121 Design Fundamentals I
APH 405 Contemporary Architecture
EDS 484 Internship
APH 494 Special Topics
ADE 499 Individualized Instruction
APH 499 Individualized Instruction
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
ALA 122 Design Fundamentals II
ALA 124 Design Fundamentals II Lecture
INT 221 Principles of Design
INT 222 Design Fundamentals II Lecture
APH 494 Special Topics
ADE 592 Research
DSC 593 Applied Project
MUD 593 Applied Project
ADE 622 Adv Architectural Studio IV
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
INT 120 Design Fundamentals I
ALA 121 Design Fundamentals I
ADE 421 Architectural Studio III
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
ALA 124 Design Fundamentals II Lecture
INT 222 Principles of Design Lecture
INT 262 Int Dgn Studio II: Hospitality
ADE 422 Architectural Studio IV
ADE 622 Adv Architectural Studio IV
Fall 2015
Course Number Course Title
INT 261 Interior Design Studio I: Res
ADE 621 Adv Architectural Studio III
IND 621 Adv Industrial Des Studio III
GRA 621 Adv Vis Com Des Studio III
LDE 690 Reading and Conference
Spring 2015
Course Number Course Title
ALA 124 Design Fundamentals II Lecture
INT 222 Principles of Design Lecture
ADE 522 Adv Architectural Studio II
Fall 2014
Course Number Course Title
INT 261 Interior Design Studio I: Res
ADE 621 Adv Architectural Studio III
MUD 690 Reading and Conference
LDE 690 Reading and Conference
Summer 2014
Course Number Course Title
ARP 451 Architecture Field Studies
ARP 598 Special Topics
Spring 2014
Course Number Course Title
INT 262 Int Dgn Studio II: Hospitality
ADE 422 Architectural Studio IV
Fall 2013
Course Number Course Title
INT 590 Reading and Conference