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Brian Carter

Professor, University at Buffalo School of Architecture and Planning in Buffalo, NY United States

Brian Carter, a graduate of the Nottingham School of Architecture and the University of Toronto, is a registered architect in the United Kingdom.
He worked in practice with Arup in London where he was responsible for the design of a number of award winning projects.
Professor Carter is the author of several books on modern architecture including Johnson Wax Administration Building and Research Tower (Phaidon Press, 1998) and co-author of All-American: Innovation in American Architecture(Thames & Hudson, 2002) The initiator of buffaloBOOKS he is a contributor to several international journals including Detail, The Architectural Review and Architectural Design. An external examiner in the United Kingdom and Canada and a peer reviewer for the GSA Design Excellence program in the United States Professor Carter is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

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Foraging and Picking

BY BRIAN CARTER
@ VOL 17 ON SEP 15, 2016

"Architects are hunters and gatherers." 

In "Foraging and Picking" from PechaKucha Night Buffalo Vol. 17, professor of architecture Brian Carter provides a retrospective of twenty postcards from his many travels, highlighting what each image signifies in the mind of an architect. Carter reminds us that architecture can be an international language. It prompts travel, causing us walk into buildings, to meet people, and to listen, sense and smell the places that we go. 

This was "PechaKucha of the Day" on Monday, November 21st, 2016. 

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PAST VOL 17

Buffalo @ Albright-Knox Art Gallery
Sep 15, 2016