Contributor: Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter is an architect and on-again/off-again architectural writer. He is co-founder of, an independent arena for the exchange of architectural ideas.

Urban-Think Tank: The Right to the City

As informal communities continue to house a major portion of the population in many economically diverse areas of Central and South America, Caracas- and Zurich-based interdisciplinary design studio Urban-Think Tank considers how architects can work alongside self-organised communities to help mobilise the collective agency of a population.