Galo Canizares

Galo Canizares

Columbus, OH



Galo Canizares is a designer, writer, and educator. He holds an M.Arch from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and teaches at The Ohio State University’s Knowlton School of Architecture. His ongoing work concerns the production of architectural media after the rise of digital culture.


Galo's Featured Articles on Archinect

Are We Digital? Learning from Radio, Fri, Apr 12 '19

Did you know that the reason most doctors still actively use pagers at work has an architectural explanation? That hospitals, despite being one of the least sexy or experimental of building types, are perhaps the closest thing we have to a public architectural interface? And that radio waves today ...

Are We Digital? Learning from Radio

Are We Digital? The Computerization of Architecture, Tue, Feb 5 '19

The U.S. Census confirms it: as of 2016, 89 percent of American households own a computer. According to the report, this represents an 81 percent increase from 1984, the year of Apple’s now-famous Super Bowl ad and the release of their first Macintosh. The numbers are pretty clear ...

Are We Digital? The Computerization of Architecture


Knowlton School, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, US, Visiting Assistant Professor

Aug 2016 - current


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA, US, MArch, Masters of Architecture

Advanced Placement, Concentration in History, Theory, and Criticism.

Sep 2011 - Feb 2014

Areas of Specialization