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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

Postcard from Dubai Postcard from Dubai

Aaron Betsky's visit to Dubai reveals that the city's downtown, though rapidly filling with buildings, is still short on character. Read more

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Summer Road Trip: University of Iowa Summer Road Trip: University of Iowa

Aaron Betsky's midsummer migration brings him to the University of Iowa, where he finds statement buildings by Frank Gehry and Steven Holl. Read more

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Summer Road Trip, American Collegiate Campus Edition Summer Road Trip, American Collegiate Campus Edition

Over his school's summer migration, Aaron Betsky stops to visit the Air Force Academy and Drake University. Read more

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What is the Architectural Response to Orlando? What is the Architectural Response to Orlando?

Aaron Betsky reflects upon the tragic mass shooting in Orlando, and suggests a ban on weapons as opposed to more fortified architecture. Read more

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Postscript from the 2016 Venice Biennale Postscript from the 2016 Venice Biennale

As the dust settles from a frenzied Venice Biennale opening, Aaron Betsky finds beauty in exhibitions that use scaffolding as architecture. Read more

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Projects

House XL House XL

SoNo Arhitekti

Offenbach Harbour Offenbach Harbour

Ramboll Studio Dreiseitl

Iskcon Temple Iskcon Temple

Sanjay Puri Architects

Ayla Golf Academy & Clubhouse Ayla Golf Academy & Clubhouse

Oppenheim Architecture

Csontváry Museum Csontváry Museum

Nartarchitects

Elbphilharmonie Elbphilharmonie

Herzog & de Meuron

AELP Fitness Centre AELP Fitness Centre

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

The Magoda Project The Magoda Project

Ingvartsen Architects

Temp'L Temp'L

Shinslab Architecture

1212 Lincoln Road 1212 Lincoln Road

Perkins+Will

Weston Library Weston Library

WilkinsonEyre Architects

Trafalgar Place Trafalgar Place

dRMM Architects

Newport Street Gallery Newport Street Gallery

Caruso St. John Architects

City of Glasgow College, Riverside Campus City of Glasgow College, Riverside Campus

Michael Laird Architects, Reiach and Hall Architects

Poggio Picenze Community Centre Poggio Picenze Community Centre

Burnazzi Feltrin Architects

Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative Dorchester Art + Housing Collaborative

Landon Bone Baker Architects

Lakeside Senior Apartments Lakeside Senior Apartments

David Baker Architects

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