Anibal Figueroa is Professor of Architecture at the Universidad Autonoma Metropolitana in Mexico and a Member of the National Research Council. His interest in Luis Barragán, since his first meeting with the architect some thirty years ago, has produced numerous articles and two books. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Jorge Fiori is a sociologist and urban planner. He is Director of the Housing and Urbanism Programme and Chairman at the Architectural Association Graduate School. He is also Senior Lecturer in the Development Planning Unit of University College London, and Visiting Lecturer at several European and Latin American universities. His teaching, research, and publications focus mainly on the interface of urban social policies and spatial strategies, with particular emphasis on issues of housing, irregular settlements, and scaling up in slum upgrading and poverty alleviation. He is also a consultant to several international and national agencies on issues of urban development planning and housing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.
Lucy Bullivant PhD Hon FRIBA is Adjunct Professor of history and theory of urban design at Syracuse University, consultant, architecture curator, internationally published author and critic and the founder and Editor-in-chief of Urbanista.org. She has a PhD by Prior Output from CASS London Met (‘From Masterplanning to Adaptive Planning: understanding the contemporary tools and processes for civic urban order’) and was Heinz Curator of Architecture, Royal Academy of Arts, London, in the early 1990s before curating a number of highly successful exhibitions for institutions including Vitra Design Museum, the Milan Triennale, the British Council and Roca London Gallery. She is the author of New Arcadians, Responsive Environments, 4dsocial, 4dspace and Anglo Files: UK Architecture’s Rising Generation and the co-author with Thomas Ermacora of Recoded City: Co-creating urban futures (Routledge, 2015). Lucy is an international correspondent to Domus, Platform, The Plan, Volume and Indesign. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.