Aurash Khawarzad

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Visiting Assistant Professor Grad Center for Planning 718.399-.4340 p Brooklyn Campus, Higgins Hall North 2

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21/SP-SSWI-222G-03 Making/Faking Nature

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Master of Urban and Regional Planning. Virginia Polytechnic Institute B.S. Urban Studies, Virginia Commonwealth University


Aurash Khawarzad is an Artist, Educator, and Urban Planner. His work uses a combination of research, creative practice, and multi-disciplinary collaboration, as a means of visioning communities. Most recently he created The Upper Manhatta(n) Project, a model for creating resilience to climate change. He is originally from Virginia and has been practicing in New York City since 2009.