Syllabus blurb for advanced seminar in urban design theory and practice, Iowa State University, Spring 2019 URB D 522: Contemporary … More
Below is the full abstract for a public lecture I’ll be giving at Harvard’s GSD on 25 October 2017. See … More
Introductory remarks for What Is the Urban? Registers of a World Interior Full symposium playlist here.
“Independence for the individual within the home: independence for the home within the urbe: independence for the diverse forms of movement within … More
Full details, abstracts and expanded program: whatistheurban.org
Appearing in the March issue of The Avery Review (print edition here) It may be that, in the near future, we will … More
(Introduction for a talk to be given at the Royal College of Art’s Architecture Programme, 17 November 2015) It could be … More
Below is the outline for a talk I will give at the Architectural Association at the invitation of Mark Campbell (intermediate 1), November 23 … More
First presented as part of a panel, Territory beyond Terra, with Phil Steinberg, Elaine Stratford and Kimberly Peters at the … More
Where does architectural design end and urban design begin? Where does urban design end and regional planning begin? Can architecture alone constitute urban design? Can certain hand-held technologies become central objects of urban design discourse and practice? If urbanization today has become planetary in scale, can we now consider the entire surface of the earth to be the object of urban design?
First appeared in Log 32 In June 2013, Michael Bloomberg, then mayor of New York City, announced an ambitious initiative … More
Course Description: Architectural discourse lacks a language with which to speak about the urban. It lacks a history through which … More
As published in Radical Philosophy 163 A version of this also appeared in Architectural Review Asia Pacific (Australian Design Review) and Arch Daily … More