James Taylor-Foster is the contemporary curator at ArkDes, Sweden’s national centre for architecture and design. Formerly the European editor-at-large at ArchDaily, the world’s largest online platform for architecture and urbanism, he has also practised architecture in the UK and The Netherlands. In 2016 he co-curated the Nordic Pavilion at the 15th Biennale Architettura di Venezia.
James’s interests focus on and around architecture and the built environment, design, e-culture, and technology. With bylines in ArchDaily, Metropolis, and Domus, he also writes for Volume, PIN-UP, Monocle, Disegno, and Real Review, and is a regular voice on Monocle 24 radio. James is course coordinator for the European Cultural Academy and has been a visiting critic in architecture at the University of Cambridge, The Bartlett (UCL), the Architectural Association, the Strelka Institute, TU Delft and the Berlage Institute. He sits on the advisory board of the Future Architecture Platform.