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October 2017
Yale School of Architecture's Perspecta 50: Urban Divides is now available. My chapter details a few ways in which urban social division has been deepened in post-apartheid Johannesburg. Edited by Meghan McAllister and Mahdi Sabbagh.

September 2017
Launched MESHWORKS, a new practice in architecture and urbanism with Catherine de Souza.

August 2017
Guest critic at the Washington University Global Urbanisms final Johannesburg studio presentations in Saint Louis.

March 2017
Announced as a finalist in the IDeA Place and Displacement competition for Gemütlich|Markt with Silvia Danielak.

February 2017
Extracts from my chapter in the Movement Johannesburg book are used in the ‘Unfinished City’ exhibition at MOAD. I had no role in the curating of this content

August 2016
Moved to Cambridge, MA to start my Doctor of Design at Harvard GSD.

Guest critic at the Washington University Global Urbanisms final Johannesburg studio presentations in Saint Louis.

July 2016
‘Deepening division in Johannesburg’ conference presentation at the Contested Cities Conference, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (6 July 2016).

June 2016
‘Introducing the Gauteng City-Region’ guest lecture to Washington University, Saint Louis, Master of Urban Design study trip to South Africa (8 June 2016).

May 2016
‘Introducing the Gauteng City-Region’ guest lecture to Northeastern University, Undergraduate study trip to South Africa (16 May 2016).

April 2016
‘Visualising the Gauteng City-Region’ guest lecture to University of Johannesburg, Bachelors of Technology Class (7 April 2016)

March 2016
‘Claiming Johannesburg: Urban heritage and acts of symbolic appropriation’ conference presentation at the South African Cities Studies Conference, Durban (19 March 2016)

Guest critic at the Wits University MArch (Prof) first thesis design reviews.

‘’Introducing the Gauteng City-Region’ guest lecture to Columbia University, Architecture study trip to South Africa (8 March 2016).

November 2015
Excited to return to Gwangju for the reunion of the Gwangju Biennale International Curator Course.

Launched ‘Movement Johannesburg’ co-edited with Zahira Asmal at Gallery Momo.

October 2015
Interviewed by SABC and Joburg TV on the interim results of the GCRO’s online EcoMobility survey (30 October 2015).

September 2015
‘Claiming Johannesburg: urban heritage and acts of symbolic appropriation’ conference presentation at the EUGEO 2015 conference, Budapest (2 September 2015).

August 2015
‘What Smart City?’ Panel chair, Smart | City | Region Symposium (26 August 2015).

May 2015
‘Planetary Urbanism and the GCR’ guest lecture to the Department of Architecture, University of Johannesburg, FADA (20 May 2015).

News from May 2015 onwards