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Aaron Betsky

Aaron Betsky

Aaron Betsky is a critic and author of more than a dozen books on art, architecture, and design. Trained at Yale, Betsky has worked as a designer for Frank O. Gehry & Associates and Hodgetts + Fung, taught at SCI-Arc, and served as the director of the 11th Venice International Architecture Biennale. He is currently the dean at the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture at Taliesin and Taliesin West.

Aaron Betsky's Posts

AIA Arizona Awards Two Protectors of Architecture AIA Arizona Awards Two Protectors of Architecture

Columnist Aaron Betsky applauds the local chapter for recognizing Zach Rawling and Alexander Malatesta for their work to preserve the David and Gladys Wright House in Phoenix. Read more

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Via 57 West and the Complexity of Compact Living Via 57 West and the Complexity of Compact Living

Aaron Betsky finds a pleasant escape in the atypical form of the latest multifamily project by Bjarke Ingels Group. Read more

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Diller Scofidio + Renfro and a Yin Yang Eco-Island Diller Scofidio + Renfro and a Yin Yang Eco-Island

Aaron Betsky offers an insider's perspective on the Hainan Ecoisland Competition. Read more

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R.W. Glasner Studio and Edgar Miller's Arts and Crafts Legacy R.W. Glasner Studio and Edgar Miller's Arts and Crafts Legacy

Aaron Betsky visits the famed compound of artist studios started by Edgar Miller and Sol Kogen on Chicago's Near North Side, finding resonance in craft applied over decades. Read more

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Frank Lloyd Wright's Winslow House and the Ideal Suburban Model Frank Lloyd Wright's Winslow House and the Ideal Suburban Model

Aaron Betsky visits Wright's 1893 residence for William Winslow and family, which is now for sale, and finds in it an unsustainable model for the ultimate suburban home. Read more

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