Sarah Bonnemaison

Sarah Bonnemaison

Sarah Bonnemaison is a principal of the award-winning design firm Filum Ltd., a professor of architecture at Dalhousie University, and a research fellow at the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Her research interests have included lightweight and tensile structures, human movement and architectural form; architectural installations, festival architecture and theatre set design; and the history of landscapes, memory and the city. Ms. Bonnemaison has lectured across Canada and abroad, and has co-authored five books, one of which received the Alice Davis Hitchcock Award from the Society of Architectural Historians in 2006. She has published numerous conference papers, refereed articles and articles in professional journals, and has contributed chapters to several books. She is a member of the Society of Architectural Historians, the Society for the Study of Architecture in Canada and the American Society of Environmental Historians. She has a Bachelor of Architecture from the Pratt Institute in New York, a Master of Science in architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a PhD in human geography (architecture of commemoration) from the University of British Columbia.