Risebero, Bill

views updated


RISEBERO, Bill. British, b. 1938. Genres: Architecture, Urban studies. Career: Architect and planning assistant with private practices in London, 1963-73; Architect/planner in local government in London, 1973-88; Catholic University of USA Polytechnics and Universities in London and Oxford, teacher, 1974-88; University of East London, professor, 1988-. Publications: The Story of Western Architecture, Scribner, 1979. Modern Architecture and Design: An Alternative History, MIT Press, 1982 Fantastic Form; Architecture and Planning Today, 1992; Companion to Contemporary Architectural Thought, 1993; Rising in the East: The Regeneration of East London, 1996. Address: 4 Southwood Lane, London N6 5EE, England.