Tom Rankin, Art Pursuits Abroad
American architect Tom Rankin has lived in Rome, practicing architecture and teaching, since 1991. He has studied architecture completing his Master's at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, a BA at Princeton University, and a "Laurea" at Università di Roma ‘La Sapienza’. Tom teaches at the Università di Roma “La Sapienza”, the California Polytechnic Rome Program and the Iowa State Rome Program. He is a Fulbright Fellow, a proprietor of the Boston Athenaeum, a founding member of ISAR (isarome.org) and a former Director of the association Tevereterno Onlus. Tom is the author of Rome Works: An Architect Explores the World’s Most Sustainable City, and has written numerous articles on sustainable urbanism and presented frequently at conferences.