About Associate Professor Chris L. Smith

Chris Smith's Research Profile

Selected publications


  • Kaji-O'Grady, S., Smith, C. (2016). Laboratory Architecture and the Deep Membrane of Science.  In Katie Lloyd Thomas, Tilo Amhoff and Nick Beech (Eds.), Industries of Architecture, (pp. 282-293). Abingdon: Routledge.
  • Smith, C. (2015). An Architecture Below Perception.  In Claudia Perren, Miriam Mlecek (Eds.), Perception in Architecture: Here and Now, (pp. 30-37). Newcastle Upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Smith, C. (2015). Hopeful: Biology, Architectural Design, and Philosophy.  In Elizabeth Grierson, Harriet Edquist, and Helene Frichot (Eds.), De-signing Design: Cartographies of Theory and Practice, (pp. 193-204). Lanham: Lexington Books.
  • Smith, C. (2015). The Libidinal Economy of Architecture: Skin, membranes and other surfaces of desire.  In Juliet Odgers, Mhairi McVicar, Stephen Kite (Eds.), Economy and Architecture, (pp. 108-117). Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.
  • Smith, C., Kaji-O'Grady, S. (2014). Exaptive Translations between Biology and Architecture. ARQ: Architectural Research Quarterly, 18(2), 155-166. <a
  • Manan, M., Smith, C. (2014). Skateboarding with Roland Barthes: architecture, myth and evidence. Journal for Cultural Research, 18(3), 203-215.
  • Smith, C., Mohd, S. (2014). Text, Textiles and Techne: On the Barthesian Myth of the T-shirt. Textile, 12(2), 201-221. <a
  • Smith, C. (2013). A Fetishist, his Mechanic and her Pencil.  In Ross Anderson (Eds.), Analogue, (pp. 9-14). Christchurch: Freerange Press.
  • Smith, C. (2013). Architectures, Critical and Clinical.  In Helene Frichot and Stephen Loo (Eds.), Deleuze and Architecture, (pp. 230-244). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.
  • Ballantyne, A., Smith, C. (2012). Architecture in the Space of Flows. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge imprint of Taylor & Francis.