Matias Echanove


June 8, 2.45pm - 3.45pm
Breakout Panel – Culture, Community and Human-Centered Development
Matias Echanove is a founding member of, a platform for experimental urban research and action, with collaborators in Mumbai, Sao Paulo, Bogota and Geneva. The work of urbz has been exhibited at the MoMA, MAXXI, MAK and various biennales. Matias also co-directs the Institute of Urbanology and Front End gallery in Mumbai. He regularly writes articles and essay for publications such as the New York Times, The Guardian, The Hindu, OUP, Strelka Press, and Domus. He studied government and economics at LSE, urban planning at Columbia University, and urban information systems at the University of Tokyo.