Alex Krieger

Alex Krieger to Andres Duany: Urban Design Still Lives at GSD

Let me assure all those concerned about the ‘coup,’ that Urban Design at Harvard – where the name was coined and the discipline began – is alive and well.

My friend Andres Duany is as clever as can be, and so, surely timed his Metropolis obituary for Harvard’s Urban Design Program to correspond with our celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the founding of the Urban Design Program, at which he is to speak . Why not a shot across the bow a week early? It certainly got our…