Christine Wacta

Architecture professor


  • D.E.F.A., Ecole d'Architecture de Paris-La-Défense, Paris, France, 1992
  • D.P.L.G., Dip. d'Architecte, Ecole d'Architecture de Paris-La-Défense, Paris, France, 1997
  • M.Arch., Architecture, University of Minnesota, 2002


Installation at the event "There is a Field," a collaboratively created journey through the Middle East guided by Sonja Kuftinec, presented in Rarig Center University theater, University of Minnesota; architectural work exhibited at the art gallery of the Art Institutes International Minnesota; screen show at the Weisman Art Museum; presentation of short movie to the public for the Digerati event

Awards, recognitions and honors

International Student Work Opportunity Program Award, International Tuition Assistance Fund, two-year full scholarship to Dresden Technische Universität, Best thesis award


U.S. Green Building Council; Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture; American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers; "Order of Architects," Paris

Publications and Presentations


  • Art Institutes International Minnesota's Quarterly Newsletter, Vol 4, Issue 1, Feb. 19, 2003
  • University of Minnesota's record book of the study Port Cities' abroad program