Eve Blau, adjunct professor of the history of urban form, has been awarded the Victor Adler State Prize (Victor Adler-Staatspreis für Gesichte sozialer Bewegungen 2015) from the Austrian Ministry of Science, Research, and Economy.
The Victor Adler Prize is awarded for scholarship that is distinguished by its interdisciplinary breadth, use of innovative methods, contemporary historical questions, and that is widely published. Professor Blau will receive the prize at an official ceremony in Vienna on April 24, 2015. She will deliver a lecture at the Architekturzentrum Wien on the occasion of the award and the publication of her book Rotes Wien: Architektur 1919–1934. Stadt – Raum – Politik (Ambra, 2014) on April 23, 2015.