Category Archives: Architecture and Aesthetics

Strip Appeal Bookwork Published!

I recently received copies of the bookwork – Strip Appeal: Reinventing the Strip Mall – an outcome of the Strip Appeal design competition Rob Shields and I co-curated which is currently on exhibition at the Anderson Gallery in Buffalo, NY … Continue reading

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Strip Appeal Public Vote

Have Your Say in the Strip Appeal Strip Mall Design Competition Public Choice Vote! You can vote for your favourite from the shortlist and have your say in the Public Choice Winner. Voting runs till Mon Jan 16th 12 noon … Continue reading

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Strip Appeal – International Design Competition

As Postdoctoral Fellow at the City-Region Studies Centre I am currently curating an international design competition to re-imagine the strip mall. News about the competition recently made the front page of the Edmonton Journal where they covered a submission to … Continue reading

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A Very Modern Ruin: St Peter’s Seminary

As part of my Strip Mall activities I am currently researching innovative strategies for the adaption and reuse of built forms which have fallen out of use. One excellent example I want to bring to your attention is the repurposing, … Continue reading

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