Beyond the Smart City

Everyday entanglements of technology and urban life. An essay for Harvard Design Magazine’s issue on Urbanism’s Core (HDM 37).

Pro+agonist: The Art of Opposition

Pro+agonist: The Art of Opposition is a companion publication to Discourse and Discord: Architecture of Agonism from the Kitchen Table to the City Street, a symposium presented by the Walker Art Center and Northern in Spring 2012.

Inscribing a Square: Urban Data as Public Space

Inscribing a Square: Urban Data as Public Space, edited by Dietmar Offenhuber and Katja Schechtner, emerged from the Sensing Place / Placing Sense symposium that took place during the 2011 Ars Electronica Festival in Linz, Austria.

Open Source Architecture Op-Ed in DOMUS 948

An op-ed piece on open source architecture for Domus magazine organized by Carlo Ratti that I contributed to with Paola Antonelli, Adam Bly, Lucas Dietrich, Joseph Grima, Dan Hill, John Habraken, Alex Haw, John Maeda, Nicholas Negroponte, Hans Ulrich Obrist, Casey Reas, Marco Santambrogio, Chiara Somajni, and Bruce Sterling.

Sentient City

Sentient City: ubiquitous computing, architecture and the future of public space is an edited volume of case studies and essays that critically address the evolving relations between contemporary technologies and urban life.

Open 19: Beyond Privacy

‘Open’ 19: Beyond Privacy examines and reconsiders the concept of privacy from the legal, sociological, media theoretical and activist perspectives. 

Urban Computing and its Discontents

The first pamphlet in the Situated Technologies Pamphlets Series, co-authored with Adam Greenfield, is an overview of the key issues, historical precedents, and contemporary approaches surrounding the design of situated technologies and inhabiting cities populated by them.

Situated Technologies Pamphlets

The Situated Technologies Pamphlets Series extends a discourse initiated in the summer of 2006 by a three-month-long discussion on the Institute for Distributed Creativity (iDC) mailing list, which culminated in the Architecture and Situated Technologies symposium.