Axel Fisher

FRS-FNRS Postdoctoral researcher @ Faculté d’Architecture La Cambre-Horta, ULB

Axel Fisher is a scholar and educator, trained as an architect and urban designer at the ISACF-La Cambre (Brussels) and the Politecnico di Milano (2007). His research interest broadly focused on the trans-scalar relationships between architectural design, urban form, landscape and geography. More specifically, he has been researching on modernist rural landscape since his PhD thesis dedicated to Patterns of Rural Settlement & Architecture in the Jewish Colonization of Mandate Era Palestine. Since 2015, he is a postdoctoral researcher fully funded by the FNRS, conducting a project entitled ARA and Land Reform. Within this frame, Prof. Fisher is associated to MODSCAPES, participating to its activities, and supporting prof. Luisa Moretto in the management and coordination of the project.