Doron von Beider is an architect, researcher and an academic. He is a graduate of the Architecture Department of the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, Jerusalem, where he gained his BArch and holds an MA from Goldsmith’s. Working with industry peers, theorists, curators and artists, he has created scenography for numerous international exhibitions, and he is the author and contributor of number of critical publications. He is currently Head of Research at Adjaye Associates, where he leads the research team and studio archives, with a focus and responsibility for the practice’s international projects and competitions. His own research interests include urban, social, political, economic, anthropological and cultural influences on built environment disciplines.