Essay: Shepherd, sheepdog; on people, robots and cities
My latest column for Dezeen addresses robotics and cities. I'd started writing this months ago, and some of the examples betray that. Still, it took me that long—usually on planes, trains but not yet autonomous automobiles—to find the time to...
Essay: 'The commodification of everything', for 'SQM', by Space Caviar (Lars Muller)
This follows the earlier post on this set of essays, which also features 'A sketchbook for the city to come: the popup as R&D', for AD, and 'Urban Parasites, Data-Driven Urbanism, and the Case for Architecture' for A+U. This one...
Essay: 'Urban parasites, data-driven urbanism and the case for architecture', from Architecture + Urbanism, 2014:11
This follows the earlier post on this set of essays, which also features 'The Commodification of Everything' for 'SQM' and 'A sketchbook for the city to come: the popup as R&D', for AD. This one first published as: Essay: Urban...
- Oct 02, 2015 Essay: 'A sketchbook for the city to come: the popup as R&D', for AD 'Popups and Parasols'
- Oct 02, 2015 Journal: Three essays from last summer; networked urbanism
- Sep 08, 2015 Sketchbook: London Squared map, with After the Flood
- Sep 04, 2015 Sketchbook: User experiences for bikes
- May 15, 2015 Essay: On Tesla Powerwall, and the skirmish between Moore's law and physical laws
- Apr 13, 2015 Sketchbook: Noticing planning notices
- Dec 15, 2014 Journal: Interaction Design Classics #4: The Melnikov House intercom system
- Dec 14, 2014 Journal: Moscow, December 2014; Narkomfin Building; Melnikov House
- Nov 06, 2014 Sketchbook: Cities Unlocked
- Nov 04, 2014 Sketchbook: Interview with Matt George, CEO of Bridj
- Nov 03, 2014 Essay: Clockwork City, Responsive City, Predictive City and Adjacent Incumbents
- Oct 21, 2014 Journal: Films about Ian Nairn, and by Reyner Banham
- Oct 12, 2014 Essay: 'Ego': On masterplanning and London; plus, relaunch of The Journal of The London Society
- Aug 18, 2014 Essay: 'Dark Matter and Trojan Horses' e-book now on-paper, on-demand
- Aug 01, 2014 Journal: Connected Streets
- Jul 15, 2014 Journal: PaperLater
- Jul 08, 2014 Journal: Future Cities Catapult
- Jul 07, 2014 Journal: London, again
- May 12, 2014 Essay: 'Designing Finnishness', for 'Out Of The Blue: The Essence and Ambition of Finnish Design' (Gestalten)
- Nov 07, 2013 Journal: Back "Hyper-Reality: A New Vision of the Future" by Keiichi Matsuda
- Oct 27, 2013 Sketchbook: Fabrica 2013 Informal Annual Review: Code: "News Machine" & "Sadly By Your Side"
- Oct 27, 2013 Sketchbook: Fabrica 2013 Informal Annual Review: Film: "Ai Pioppi"
- Oct 27, 2013 Sketchbook: Fabrica 2013 Informal Annual Review: Collaborative strategy
- Oct 21, 2013 Sketchbook: Fabrica 2013 Informal Annual Review: Fabricanti Handbook
- Oct 21, 2013 Sketchbook: Fabrica 2013 Informal Annual Review: From departments to studios