5:30pm EDT October 3

Daan Roggeveen


Daan Roggeveen is a Shanghai-based architect who, along with journalist Michiel Hulsh, founded the Go West Project, a multidisciplinary research and design studio focusing on the development of emerging megacities. The studio is deeply interested in urban cultures and aims to understand and through research, architecture and media. Go West’s work has been varied and extensive: lectures, blogs, essays, installations, performances, events, photo essays, architectural designs, urban plans, books, and policy proposals. Go West frequently lectures at Chinese and European universities, and has recently published ‘How the City Moved to Mr.Sun’, which describes the transformation of potential world cities in central and western China

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