Vishaan chakrabarti, shop architects / columbia university
A Country Of Cities
M 28 October 2013 | 6:30pm | Kresge Theatre
Alan H Rider Distinguished Lecture
Vishaan Chakrabarti is a partner at SHoP Architects, leading major architecture and urban development efforts worldwide, and Holliday Professor and Director of the Center for Urban Real Estate at Columbia University. His recent book, A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America (Metropolis Books, 2013), argues that a more urban United States would result in a more prosperous, sustainable, joyous, and socially mobile nation.