Aaron Betsky

Aaron Betsky

Aaron Betsky is a critic and author of more than a dozen books on art, architecture, and design. Trained at Yale, Betsky has worked as a designer for Frank O. Gehry & Associates and Hodgetts + Fung, taught at SCI-Arc, and served as the director of the 11th Venice International Architecture Biennale. He is currently the dean at the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture at Taliesin and Taliesin West.

Aaron Betsky's Posts

Doris Salcedo: Without Space Doris Salcedo: Without Space

Columnist Aaron Betsky finds thrilling objects in spaceless rooms in a retrospective exhibition of Salcedo's work at the Guggenheim Museum in New York. Read more

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Technicolor Architecture Technicolor Architecture

Columnist Aaron Betsky celebrates the recent Supreme Court decision with a reflection on projections of rainbows onto architecture. Read more

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Guggenheim Finalists: Meh. Guggenheim Finalists: Meh.

Columnist Aaron Betsky finds little worthy of celebration in the Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition entries. Read more

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Two World Trade Center and the Rise of the Metropolis of Tomorrow Two World Trade Center and the Rise of the Metropolis of Tomorrow

Columnist Aaron Betsky sees sci-fi and urban transformation in the hyper-reality of BIG's video representation of the latest iteration of Two World Trade Center. Read more

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The Elevated Mediocrity of the New Whitney The Elevated Mediocrity of the New Whitney

Columnist Aaron Betsky tours Renzo Piano Building Workshop's New Whitney. Read more

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1200 Intrepid 1200 Intrepid

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Metz Metz

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Cardiff Interchange Cardiff Interchange

Foster + Partners

Second Home Second Home


Art in the City Art in the City

Guggenheim Helsinki Design Competition, Moreau Kusunoki


Office for Political Innovation

Indefinite Hangar Indefinite Hangar

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux

Herzog & de Meuron

8600 Wilshire 8600 Wilshire

MAD Architects

Tor di Valle Roma Tor di Valle Roma

Studio Libeskind

Garage Museum of Contemporary Art Garage Museum of Contemporary Art

Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA)

La Casa Supportive Housing Project La Casa Supportive Housing Project

Studio Twenty Seven Architecture, LEO A DALY

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