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This website is a selection of projects since 2007. 
All three project categories span design, writing and research.
Projects are categorised here according to their specific outcome.





Guy Trangoš is doctor of design candidate at the Harvard Graduate School of Design. He is a South African architect, designer, and urban researcher. He is a founding partner in Meshworks Architecture and Urbanism and editor of New Geographies 11: Extraterrestrial. His doctoral research investigates the infrastructural, spatial, and political implications of large science projects on landscapes and society.

Guy’s broader research considers the evolving relationships between urbanization, society, science, technology, and outer space. He has written on these and other themes for numerous publications including Folio (forthcoming 2019), Perspecta, Scenario Journal, The Architectural Review, City Journal, Canadian Architect, and Architecture South Africa. He has also written in popular media on cities and architecture. In 2015, Guy edited the book ‘Movement Johannesburg’ with Zahira Asmal and has authored chapters in other edited volumes.

Guy works commonly in multidisciplinary teams and has been instrumental in award-winning architectural, research, and graphic design projects. He has been employed as a researcher at LSE Cities, a lecturer at the University of the Witwatersrand, a researcher at the Gauteng City-Region Observatory, and a Teaching Fellow at the GSD. He has also been a guest lecturer and critic at numerous institutions.

Guy holds a MSc in city design and social science from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a master of architecture (professional) from the University of the Witwatersrand.