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Colin Marshall

Colin Marshall

Seoul, KR

 

About 

Based in Seoul, Colin Marshall writes and broadcasts on cities, language, and culture. He created the video series The City in Cinema and is now at work on a book, The Stateless City: a Walk through 21st-Century Los Angeles

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Colin's Featured Articles on Archinect

What Died with John Portman and Syd Mead, America's Last Urban Optimists?, Sat, Apr 25 '20

Writer Colin Marshall takes a long look at the lasting aesthetic and architectural legacies of two of the late-20th Century’s most visionary designers: John Portman and Syd Mead. Part compare-and-contrast, part-homage, Marshall’s essay focuses on the outsize vision these two ...

What Died with John Portman and Syd Mead, America's Last Urban Optimists?
 

For Los Angeles' Future, See Tokyo's Present , Mon, Feb 3 '20

Writer Colin Marshall presents a case for seeing Tokyo, Japan and Los Angeles, California as sibling cities, two places that have much in common formally, visually, and materially while remaining distinct and uncategorizable all the same. The two megalopolises possess a deep similarity," ...

For Los Angeles' Future, See Tokyo's Present