Lawrence Barth

Professor of Urbanism at the Graduate School of the Architectural Association in London. Beginning in 2008, Mr. Barth is coordinating a new research cluster he has developed at the school, entitled The Architecture of Innovation. This cluster integrates architectural work into the multi-disciplinary efforts to develop a dynamic urbanism for today’s knowledge economy. Mr. Barth works independently as a consultant urbanist for cities, design practices and research institutes. He has collaborated with diverse architects and landscape architects including Zaha Hadid, Future Systems, Gustafson Porter, Balmori Associates, and S333. He has also assumed the lead role in overseeing a multi-disciplinary refinement of the central district within the one-north Masterplan for a next-generation innovation environment in Singapore. He is a member of the UK’s Academy of Urbanism.