About the Author
Mark Garcia is a consultant, researcher and academic. He is currently a lecturer, teaching Unit 4, the architectural design studio in the School of Architecture, Design and Construction at the University of Greenwich in London. He has held academic teaching and management posts at St. Antony's College (Oxford University) and in the Departments of Architecture and Industrial Design Engineering at the Royal College of Art (RCA), where he supervised M.A, MPhil and PhD students. He has worked in industry as a manager for Skidmore Owings and Merrill (SOM) and Branson Coates Architecture (BCA). Mark has authored and edited a number of publications including Architextiles, AD (Wiley, 2006), Patterns of Architecture, AD (Wiley, 2010) and The Diagrams of Architecture, AD Reader (Wiley, 2010).