Video: Interview with architecture critic Deyan Sudjic
Studio Banana TV interviews Deyan Sudjic, acclaimed architecture critic and director of the Design Museum London.- courtesy of Studio Banana TV
In this interview he talks about a broad variety of topics of his interest, from the multiple scales of design, through the challenges faced by the next generation of architects, all the way to speculating about the future of printed media.
Deyan Sudjic is currently director of the Design Museum, London. Before moving to this post, he contributed to Schoolkids OZ, was the design and architecture critic for The Observer, the Dean of the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture at Kingston University and Co-Chair of the Urban Age Advisory Board. In 1983, he co-founded with Peter Murray and Simon Esterson, Blueprint, a monthly architecture magazine and went on to be the magazine’s editor and then its editorial director. From 2000 to 2004, he was the editor of Domus.
Alongside these roles, he was the Director of The Glasgow UK City of Architecture and Design program in 1999 and the Director of the Venice Architecture Biennale in 2002, entitled “Next”.
He is author of the book “The Edifice Complex” which analyses how the rich and powerful shape the world, and several monographs on Norman Foster, John Pawson, Ron Arad or Future Systems.