To build is to weave

To build is to weave


Professor Timothy Ingold

Architecture viii
Studio Tom Emerson
24 April 2012, hil e4, 8–10am

Professor Tim Ingold is Chair of Social Anthropology at the University of Aberdeen. He is a fellow of the British Academy and of the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Taking an unconventional approach to anthropology he is looking at ways of bringing it together with architecture, archaeology and art and their mutually enhancing ways of engaging with our surroundings.

His bibliography includes Perception of the Environment: Essays in Livelihood, Dwelling and Skill (2000). Lines: A Brief History (2007), Creativity and Cultural Improvisation (with Elizabeth Hallam, 2007), Being Alive: Essays on Movement, Knowledge and Description, (2011).

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