Maarten Delbeke holds the Chair of the History and Theory of Architecture at the Department of Architecture at ETH Zurich. He researches and teaches the history and theory of art and architecture in Europe from the 17th century up to the present, and is active as an architecture critic. He is particularly interested in the mediation of architecture in print, be it in text or image, digital or analogue. With Linda Schädler he is the chief curator of The Hidden Horizontal. The Cornice in Art and Architecture.