Aurash Khawarzad

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

Current Course Listing (1)

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

Personal URL

www.aurashkhawarzad.com

Education

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

Biography

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.