WHO TAKES THE COUNTRY’S SIDE?
Sébastien Marot, Philosopher, teaches the history of architecture, landscape and the environment at the École d’Architecture de la Ville & des Territoires Paris-Est and at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland.
Marot is the author of several books including ‘Sub-Urbanism and the Art of Memory’ (AA Publications 2003), and ‘Taking the Country’s Side: Agriculture and Architecture’ (Poligrafa 2019).
On 8 September, Sébastien Marot addresses how the perspective of agriculture and architecture – as twin disciplines linked throughout history – affects the development of the architectural field, and what shift in perspective is necessary to create a sustainable future.
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