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Andrea Oppenheimer Dean

editor , lecturer , freelance writer

Andrea Oppenheimer Dean, freelance writer, editor, lecturer. American Academy in Rome fellow, since 1979, Australia Arts Council fellow, 1985. Advisory committee rural studio board chair Going Home Inc., since 2005; Member Lambda Alpha.

Background

Dean, Andrea Oppenheimer Came to the United States, 1941, naturalized. Daughter of Heinz Ernst and Kaethe Edith (Gassmann) Oppenheimer.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia University, 1957.

Career

Art columnist, associate editor District of Columbia Gazette, Washington, 1970-1973. Contributing editor Washingtonian magazine, 1971-1973. Freelance art columnist Washington Post/Washington Star, 1971-1974.

Editor Women's Work magazine, Washington, 1974-1975. Executive editor Architecture magazine, 1975-1990, editor-at-large, 1990-1991. Freelance art and architecture Smithsonian magazine, 1980-1992.

Editor-at-large History Preservation magazine, 1991-1997. Contributing editor Landscape Architecture, 1996-1999, Architectural Record, since 1997.

Works

book Bruno Zevi On Modern Architecture book Bruno Zevi on Modern Architecture book Centerbrook. Volume 2 book Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency book Rural Studio Samuel Mockbee & an Architecture of Decency [PB,2002] book Rural Studio: Samuel mockbee and an Architecture of Decency book [(Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency )] [Author: Andrea Oppenheimer] [Feb-2002] book Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency 1st edition by Andrea Oppenheimer Dean (2002) Paperback book Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency by Andrea Oppenheimer (5-Feb-2002) Paperback book Rural Studio: Samuel Mockbee and an Architecture of Decency by Andrea Oppenheimer Dean [Princeton Architectural Press, 2002] [Paperback] (Paperback) book Proceed and Be Bold: Rural Studio After Samuel Mockbee book Proceed and Be Bold: Rural Studio After Samuel Mockbee by Oppenheimer Dean, Andrea, Hursley, Timothy (1998) Paperback

Membership

Advisory committee rural studio board chair Going Home Inc., since 2005. Member Lambda Alpha.

Connections

Children: Joanna, Nathaniel, Lisa. Married Grant Scott Shotwell, June 28, 1986.

father:
Heinz Ernst Oppenheimer

mother:
Kaethe Edith (Gassmann) Oppenheimer

spouse:
Grant Scott Shotwell

children:
Joanna Dean

Nathaniel Dean

Lisa Dean