Vishaan Chakrabarti Spring 2018

The Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture

Vishaan Chakrabarti

Selected Bibliography

Vishaan Chakrabarti Spring 2018

Vishaan Chakrabarti Spring 2018

Architecture and the Public Metropolis

Thursday, March 1, 2018

About: Vishaan Chakrabarti is the founder of Practice for Architecture and Urbanism (PAU). Chakrabarti is an Associate Professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation (GSAPP), where he teaches architectural design studios and seminars on urbanism. His highly acclaimed book, A Country of Cities: A Manifesto for an Urban America (Metropolis Books, 2013), argues that a more urban United States would result in a more prosperous, sustainable, joyous, and socially mobile nation. Vishaan has been a guest on The Charlie Rose show, MSNBC’s The Cycle, NY1, NPR, WNYC, and was profiled in The New York Times and The Financial Times.


Chakrabarti, V. 2013. A country of cities: A manifesto for an urban America. New York: Metropolis Books. Architecture – HT384.U5 C42 2013

Keenan, J. M., and Chakrabarti, V. 2013. NYC 2040: Housing the next one million New Yorkers. New York: GSAPP Books, Columbia University. Architecture – HT168.N5 K44 2013

Books listed above are available in the CCNY Architecture Library except where noted.

Article (2002-2013):

Chakrabarti, V. 2013. Restructuring existing transit system: Transportation and infrastructure. A & U: Architecture & Urbanism(12) (12): 84-93. (Shelved in Lounge Area)

___________. 2002. Letter from the front line: The radical potential of urban corporate practice. Architectural Design 72 (5) (2002): 46-53. (Shelved in Lounge Area)

Articles listed above are available in the CCNY Architecture Library except where noted.



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