Blaine Brownell, AIA, is an architect and materials researcher. The author of the three Transmaterial books (2006, 2008, 2010), he is the director of graduate studies in the school of
architecture at the University of Minnesota.
Columnist Blaine Brownell, AIA, argues that the architecture discipline must break out of its silo to embrace interdisciplinary collaborations that rethink the way people live, work, and build. Read more
Columnist Blaine Brownell, AIA, explores a project by students and faculty at the University of Houston's Hines College of Architecture that explores the potential for brain-computer interfaces in the built environment. Read more