Marc Kushner: Bringing Architecture Into The Social Age [PSFK 2014]
How the Architizer website is popularizing good architecture for a wide audience.
With the PSFK CONFERENCE 2014 just around the corner, we spoke with the co-founder of Achitizer Marc Kushner on his work promoting great works of architecture in a centralized digital space. Read below his thoughts on how architecture is stuck in the 20th century and how he plans to help spread awareness of good design and its impact on our everyday lives. Come to the PSFK CONFERENCE 2014 and check out his full talk on April 11th.
What prompted you to start Architizer?
My architecture firm, HollwichKushner (HWKN) built our first big project for Mini Cooper a week before Lehman Brothers collapsed. What we thought was going to be the first of a string of big projects ended up being the last project for a while.