Portrait of Harriet Edquist

Harriet Edquist

Harriet Edquist is Professor of Architectural History in the School of Architecture and Design at RMIT University.

She has published extensively on Australian architecture, art and design with a particular focus on the 20th century and has pioneered studies on émigré architects in Melbourne and the Australian Arts and Crafts movement.

Her most recent books are Pioneers of Modernism: The Arts and Crafts Movement in Australia (2008) and George Baldessin: Paradox and Persuasion (2009).