Join MoMA’s Pedro Gadanho, curator of the exhibition Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities, for an exploration of urban development and design.
Find out how six interdisciplinary teams of researchers and practitioners approached public space, housing, mobility, spatial justice, environmental conditions and other major urban issues as they imagined new architectural possibilities for six global metropolises: Hong Kong, Istanbul, Lagos, Mumbai, New York and Rio de Janeiro.
Images from the upcoming Museum of Modern Art exhibition Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities:
Mahatma Gandhi Road in Dharavi, Mumbai. 2009. Photo © URBZ
Mumbai. 2013. Photograph © Pedro Gadanho
Morro do Alemão, Rio de Janeiro. 2012. Photograph © Pedro Rivera, RUA Arquitetos
Pedro Gadanho is an architect and writer, and is curator in the Department of Architecture and Design for The Museum of Modern Art. He was the editor-in-chief of Beyond, Short Stories on the Post-Contemporary, a magazine started in 2009 through Sun Architecture, and he is the author of Arquitectura em Público, published through Dafne and recipient of the FAD Prize for Thinking and Criticism in 2012. He taught at the Oporto Faculty of Architecture (2000–2003), and was a co-director of Experimenta Design. He has been the curator of international exhibitions such as Space Invaders (2002), for the British Council, London; and Pancho Guedes, An Alternative Modernist, for The Swiss Architecture Museum, Basel. He joined the advisory panel for the British Pavilion at The Venice Architecture Biennale in 2010, and was the co-organizer of the 1st International Conference on Architecture and Fiction: Once Upon a Place-Haunted Houses and Imaginary Cities (2010).