Downloads and links
You can download my CV (dated Aug. 2016) here.
Here is an interview about the Poster Remediated, an exhibition which I curated in Warsaw summer 2016.
Here is a long article on Somewhere, written for Nina Pope and Karen Guthrie’s retrospective exhibition at Kettle’s Yard, Cambridge, summer 2014.
You can find links to articles I have written here or, in a few instances, downloads:
You can download a pdf of my 1992 book National Style and Nation-state. Design in Poland from the Vernacular Revival to the International Style (MUP). Out of print, MUP has given me permission to distribute it electronically.
This is a review of the Estonian pavilion at the Venice Biennale in 2012 for Maja magazine.
I gave a lecture on socmodernist architecture from the Eastern Bloc in 2011 in Vilnius. There is a recording of the talk here.
Here is a little review of Frédéric Chaubin’s CCCP Cosmic Communist Constructions Photographed, a collection of his images of late-Soviet architecture, on disegnomagazine.com
‘Drawn From Life: Gern Arntz’ is a feature I wrote for Creative Review in 2011 which also appears on the magazine’s blog.
‘Out of Hand’ – an article on the way in which handwriting disciplines the body in Eye magazine Summer 2011.
This is a piece on the political posters produced in Eastern Europe in 1989 which was published in Creative Review, January 2010.
‘Strikethrough’ – a long article on the way in which erasure can be meaningful in Eye magazine, no. 69.
I was invited to give a talk on architecture and design the Cold War at MSN in Warsaw in 2010. You can watch it here.
This piece is a review of Gerlinde Schuller’s rather excellent book, The World as Flatland – Report 1. Designing universal knowledge, from Creative Review in 2009.
‘Anxious Modernism’ – on the use of collage by visionary architects and designers in the 1960s on the Eye Blog from 2008.
A piece on the seminal Ty i Ja magazine that was published in Dot-dot-dot can be downloaded here.
Here is a link to a reprint of an essay that I wrote for the Cold War Modern catalogue (V&A) which appeared in Autoportret last year.
Here is a link to a extract from my book National-style and Nation State on the Zakopane Style (1992) which appeared in Autoportret last year.
A review of a book on Slovene modernism published in West 86th can also be read on the magazine’s blog.
This is a link to a pdf on design and disaster published in Icon magazine in October 2008.