Tutor "Scoring the City"
Dr John Bingham-Hall is Director of Theatrum Mundi and Honorary Senior Lecturer at University College London, Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy (UCL STEaPP). With Theatrum Mundi he has led programmes on cultural infrastructure, sonic urbanism, urban commons, and choreographing urban mobility. He has held research posts at London School of Economics and Political Science Cities and UCL STEaPP and an associate lectureship at CSM. He has a multi-disciplinary academic background, holding a BMus (Music) from Goldsmiths College, and an MSc (Advanced Architectural Studies). His PhD (Architectural Space & Computation) from the UCL Bartlett School of Architecture focused on hyperlocal media, mapping relationships between urban form, communication technologies, and the neighbourhood public sphere. His ongoing research interest is in the ways urban design shapes the public lives of cities, linking study of and through technology, performance, media, and infrastructure.