Could architecture and design transform a place like Gaza, and do so with justice? One of Sorkin’s last projects tackled exactly those questions.
Teddy Cruz is an architectural designer and professor of visual arts at the University of California, San Diego. His research focuses on the San Diego–Tijuana border as a site of political and cultural production to rethink urban policy, affordable housing, and public space. He is a principal in Estudio Teddy Cruz + Fonna Forman, a research-based political and architectural practice in San Diego.