C H A P T E R S I N B O O K S (selected, 1 9 9 0 -- )

"Physics for Phantoms" inSoftworld 2.1 The Imperial Message, Inc.Sarah Rogers Ed. (Columbus, Ohio: Wexner Center for the Arts, 1994).

"Stanley Saitowitz's Transvaal House"in Stanley Saitowitz: A House in the Transvaal by George Wagner, Ed. (Princeton Architectural Press, 1996).

"Rob Wellington Quigley" in Robert Wellington Quigley, Magalie Larson, Ed. (Rizzoli Books, 1996).

"Information in Space is the Space in Information" in Billeder Fra Det/Images from Afar(Oslo: Akademisk Volrag, 1996) 161-172. See also my 2008 article "Cityspace, Cyberspace, and the Spatiology of Information."

"Introduction" to CENTER 10: Value, Michael Benedikt, Ed., 1997

"Introduction" to CENTER 11: Value 2, Michael Benedikt, Ed., 1999

"Gresham's Law and the Logic of Efficacy" in CENTER 11: Value 2,Michael Benedikt Ed., 1999.

"Life is the Theme"inFrom the Beginning...: Mitchell/Giurgola Architects/MGA

Partners Architects, 1958–2000, Dan Kelly, Ed. (Philadelphia, MGA Partners, 2001)

"Building on Values" in Overland Partners: Building on Values L'Arca Edizione, 2003. This essay introduces the firm's monograph.

"Introduction"toJudging Architectural Value: A Harvard Design Magazine Reader,William Saunders, Ed. (University of Minnesota Press, 2007).

"The Ghost of Gresham: economics, architecture, and the progressive loss of designed value"


"Eighteen Proposals for Revaluing Architecture"

...both fromTAKE 5: Looking Ahead: Defining the Terms of a Sustainable Architecture Profession, edited by Paolo Tombesi, Blair Gardiner, and Tony Mussen (Royal Australian Institute of Architects, 2007)Introduction and Contentsby the editors.

"The First Rule of the Architect" in Architecture, Ethics, and Globalization, Graham Owen, Ed. (Routledge, 2009)

"God As Moral Praxis" in Reasonable Perspectives on Religion, Richard Curtis, Ed. (Rowman & Littlefield [Lexington Books], 2010).

"Introduction" to CENTER 15: Divinity Creativity Complexity, Michael Benedikt, Ed., (Center for American Architecture and Design, 2010)

"The Argument From Design(ers)" inCENTER 15: Divinity Creativity Complexity, Michael Benedikt, Ed., (Center for American Architecture and Design, 2010). This essay also came out as the bookGod, Creativity, and Evolution: The Argument From Design(ers).

"Shiva, Luria, Kahn"inThe Religious Imagination in Modern and Contemporary Architecture, Renata Hejduk and Jim Williamson, Eds. (Routledge, 2011).

"My Thirty Five Years at UTSOA"inTraces and Trajectories:The University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture at 100), Richard Cleary, Ed. (Center for American Architecture and Design, 2011).

"About Magic"Preface toCENTER 16: Latitudes, Barbara Hoidn, Ed. (Center for American Architecture and Design, 2012).

"On Bachelard's The Poetics of Space Now" in CENTER 17: Space and Psyche, Elizabeth Danze and Stephen Sonnenberg, Eds.(Center for American Architecture and Design, in press 2012).

Michael Benedikt 2013