Nina Rappaport is an architectural critic, curator, and educator. She is publications director at Yale School of Architecture. She directs Vertical Urban Factory, a project of New York Foundation for the Arts, which includes an exhibition, programs, and a book (Actar, forthcoming 2013). She teaches urbanism at Syracuse University's New York City program. Her book Support and Resist: Structural Engineers and Design Innovation was published by The Monacelli Press in 2007. And she is Vice President of Docomomo-New York/Tri-State.