21/11/11, 20:00, DArch Amphitheatre
Johan Bettum is professor and programme director of the Städelschule Architecture Class. His practice, ArchiGlobe, engages with experimental approaches to architectural design. Bettum's research interests and PhD focus on advanced architectural design strategies and the potential that fibrous and textile systems present for architecture. He has taught and lectured at a range of schools, including the Architectural Association (AA), UCLA, the Berlage Institute and the EPFL in Lausanne. Bettum studied architecture at the Architectural Association in London after gaining a Bachelor of Arts with a major in biology from Princeton University.