only through engagement with politics, intersectionality, real urban life and indeed civil disobedience will architects start to regain ground.
So Apple is going to take over Federation Square. Another bit of creeping and insidious privatisation of public space in the city. The outrage on Twitter was incessant.
In a recent blog here I opined on the antipathy between planners and architects. I was surprised to get quite a few anonymous responses from
Architects are a contradictory profession. Prone to political activism and yet also deeply conservative. Seemingly agile, radical and innovative yet unable to move quickly in
In my city of Melbourne the apartments are coming. This has also is happened in other cities around the world but at the moment Melbourne