Crosby, Alexandra Lara
Dr Alexandra Crosby is an associate professor and internationally recognised scholar of visual communications at the School of Design, University of Technology Sydney. Her body of research is focused on more-than-human design and recombinant ecologies in urban environments. Through Mapping Edges, a transdisciplinary research studio in partnership with Associate Professor Ilaria Vanni Accarigi, she challenges human-centric design of cities and explores expanded design practices.
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