Posted: 22 October 2019
Greg Katz. Homegrown Series # 15. © Fred Swart

Greg Katz
No. 15
South Africa

He runs Unit 17 at the GSA focusing on methods and materials and his practice is intimately engaged with experimentation and prototyping, anything from new programmes for architecture to new forms of plastic recycling. On Thursday, 17 May 2018 he treated his audience to an in-depth and insightful look at his work, all the way from his early experiences with Daniel Libeskind and Zvi Hecker to his current work in his native Jozi.

Interesting Facts:
He’s a former model.
He studied at UCT and Columbia University.
He has a vegetable patch and three kids (not in that order).
He also makes jewelry

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