Giuliana Vaccarino Gearty

Giuliana Vaccarino Gearty

New Orleans, LA, US



Giuliana Vaccarino Gearty is an M.Arch candidate at Tulane University, where she focuses on the cultural meaning of post-industrial landscapes. She enjoys exploring New Orleans, going on long bike rides, and developing her newfound ceramic-making skills.


Office of Jonathan Tate (OJT), New Orleans, LA, US, Intern

Responsibilities include:
- Creating presentation-level drawings and graphics for current and past projects
- Developing the office detail-standards library
- Assisting with projects (drafting, graphics) as needed

May 2022 - current

Kiss + Cathcart, New York, NY, US, Research Intern

Jan 2021 - Jan 2022

Starr Whitehouse Landscape Architects and Planners, New York, NY, US, Project and Marketing Assistant

Jun 2017 - Jul 2019


Tulane University, MArch, Architecture

Aug 2021 - current

City College of New York Bernard & Anne Spitzer School of Architecture, Architecture

Aug 2019 - Jun 2021


Vernacular Architecture Forum Ridout Fellowship, Grant

The Ridout Fieldwork Fellowship supports and encourages students and Vernacular Architecture Forum members in their field-based research and documentation projects.


RAMSA 2022 Travel Fellowship, Grant

The RAMSA Fellowship is a $10,000 prize awarded annually by Robert A.M. Stern Architects for travel and research. The fellowship seeks to promote investigations into the perpetuation of tradition through invention and is given to an individual who has proven insight and interest in the profession and its future, as well as the ability to carry forth in-depth research. The fellows complete their travel in the summer and present their research to RAMSA’s office in New York City the following spring.


Tulane University School of Architecture Merit Scholarship, Scholarship

Scholarship that covers a substantial portion of my tuition at Tulane University.


Areas of Specialization