Lev Bratishenko is Curator Public at the Canadian Centre for Architecture, producing research in public through events and series like How to: reward and punish (2020), Docu-dramas (2020), How to: disturb the public (2019), My Invisible Friend (2019), Should we worry? (2019), How to: not make an architecture magazine (2018), No parks? (2017), Come and Forget (2017), and introducing new formats like the “counter-tour” and the “institutional performance festival.” Contributing to CCA projects since 2007, he was editor of It’s All Happening So Fast: A Counter-History of the Canadian Environment (CCA / JAPSAM, 2016) and curator of The object is not online (2010).
He has written about architecture, music, technology and other subjects for Abitare, Apollo, Canadian Architect, Cabinet, Disegno, Gizmodo, The Globe and Mail, The Guardian, Icon, Literary Review of Canada, Maclean’s, Manifest, Mark, The Montreal Gazette, Triple Canopy, Opera Canada, Opera News, and Uncube. His work as been presented at the Oslo Architecture Triennale, the Lisbon Triennial of Architecture, and elsewhere.
Photograph: Martine Lavoie