• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE0247

Edquist, Harriet

  • Occupation Academic


Professor of Architectural History at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Harriet Edquist obtained her qualifications, a BA and a MA, from Monash University in Melbourne, Victoria. Her RMIT staff profile describes her research interests as ‘Australian architecture and design, particularly in late 19th and 20th century Melbourne; regionalism as an idea and practice; renaissance architecture and art, particularly 15th and early 16th century with an emphasis on perspectival theory and practice and the development of the interior’. Edquist’s publications include a book on the emigre German architect Frederick Romberg and a monograph on Harold Desbrowe-Annear.


  • 2020 - 2020

    For significant service to architectural history and design, and to higher education.

    Order of Australia - Member - AM

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