Krzysztof Nawratek
Krzysztof Nawratek

Dr Krzysztof Nawratek is Senior Lecturer in Humanities and Architecture Design at the Sheffield School of Architecture, University of Sheffield, UK. He was Member of Board of Experts European Prize for Urban Public Space 2012, 2014 and in 2016 and member of selection panel for the Polish contribution to the International Architecture Biennial in Venice in 2012 and in 2014. Krzysztof is an urban theorist, author of 'City as a Political Idea' (University of Plymouth Press 2011), 'Holes in the Whole. Introduction to the Urban Revolutions' (Zer0 Books 2011) and 'Radical Inclusivity. Architecture and Urbanism' (ed. dpr-Barcelona 2015). Krzysztof main research interest lays in urban theory in the context of post-secular philosophy, evolution of (post)socialist cities, crisis of the contemporary neoliberal city model and urban re-industrialisation.


Books by Krzysztof Nawratek

Holes In The Whole

Introduction to the Urban Revolutions

Oct 2012

This book seeks meaning and reasons for the existence of the city. It demonstrates the urgent need to define the city not as a territory of exploitation and resource for global corporations but as a self-governed subject.

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