David Leatherbarrow is Professor of Architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, where he has taught architectural design, history, and theory since 1984. He lectures widely and holds guest professorships in Denmark and China. His previous publishing includes 20th Century Architecture, Architecture Oriented Otherwise, Topographical Stories, Surface Architecture (with Mohsen Mostafavi), Uncommon Ground, Roots of Architectural Invention, and On Weathering: The Life of Buildings in Time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Building Time: Architecture, Event, and Experience
Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2021
...Forever—is composed of Nows—‘Tis not a different time—Emily DickInson, n. 624, c. 1860Álvaro Siza, Leça da Palmeira Pools, view from shore to city. Photograph David Leatherbarrow.Architecture, it is said, results from the thoughtful making...
Christian Parreno is Assistant Professor of History and Theory of Architecture at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador. He holds a PhD from the Oslo School of Architecture and Design, Norway. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
...The interdependence between boredom and architecture is at the core of modernity. As a constituent of political, cultural, and socioeconomic processes, the condition is inherent in the production, experience, and reception of the built...