FORA.tv Speaker - Benjamin Grant
Benjamin Grant is a city planner, urban designer, curator, and lecturer in the San Francisco Bay Area. He is currently heading SPUR's interagency Master Plan for Ocean Beach, San Francisco. He has developed exhibitions on a range of urban issues, including "Agents of Change" a historical survey of San Francisco urbanism for the opening of the SPUR Urban Center in 2009. Since 2006, he has been a lecturer and studio instructor in the graduate program in Urban and Regional Planning at San Jose State University and has also taught at the San Francisco Art Institute. He received national recognition in the competition to redesign New York City's High Line. Grant co-founded CITY|SPACE, a nonprofit cultural institution exploring cities and urbanism through fine art, film, design, and cultural landscape research.
09.15.11 | 01:29:16 min
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