Jorge Otero-Pailos is an architect, artist, writer and Director of the Historic Preservation program at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture in New York. He is the founder and editor of the Journal Future Anterior, co-editor of Experimental Preservation, and author of Architecture’s Historical Turn. His artworks have been exhibited by major museums, foundations and biennales including the 53rd Venice Biennale, the Victoria and Albert Museum, the Louis Vuitton Galerie, and the Artangel Trust. Otero-Pailos is a member of the Academy of Arts and Sciences of Puerto Rico. He studied architecture at Cornell University and holds a PhD from MIT.