Marshall Brown

Chicago, United States

Marshall Brown is a licensed architect, principal of Marshall Brown Projects, and an associate professor at the IIT College of Architecture. Brown is a Graham Foundation grantee and recently exhibited at the 2016 Venice Architecture Biennale. He has also exhibited at the Arts Club of Chicago, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, and Western Exhibitions. In 2016, he appeared in the PBS documentary Ten Towns that Changed America. His projects and essays have appeared in several books and journals including Metropolis, Crain’s, Architectural Record, The New York Daily News, Art Papers, and The Believer. Brown has lectured at the Cranbrook Academy of Art, University of Michigan, Northwestern University, Harvard, the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture, and, most recently, at Princeton University with a lecture titled “The Architecture of Creative Miscegenation.”

Marshall Brown, Smooth Growth™ model showing overlap between the park and neighborhood, Chicago, 2012-2017