Ian Baldwin teaches the history and theory of modern architecture at RISD. He has taught studios and seminars at Northeastern University, NYU and Roger Williams University and was a visiting professor at Wentworth Institute of Technology.
After working as a reporter and writer for magazines including Kiplinger's Travel + Leisure and US News & World Report, Ian studied architecture at Columbia University, the School of the Architectural Association and the University of Pennsylvania, from which he received his Master of Architecture in 2006. In professional practice, he worked on educational projects in New York and abroad, and was part of a 200-person team of architects and engineers designing a major transport interchange in lower Manhattan.
Ian writes on design and urbanism for such outlets as The Architectural Review and Metropolis Online. He is a member of the editorial board of Architecture Boston and is a contributing editor for Places.