Helen Runting

Helen Runting is a doctoral researcher within Critical Studies of Architecture at the KTH School of Architecture in Stockholm. Helen holds qualifications in urban planning (B.UPD) and urban design (MSc.UPD) and has worked both in Australia and Sweden, and on strategic master planning projects in Vietnam and Finland. Since moving to Stockholm from Melbourne in 2007, her work has focused on the intersection of planning with art and architectural design, drawing on practices of criticism, theory and performance. She has been a teacher in urban theory and urban economics at KTH, and begun work on her PhD in January 2012.