John Grindrod is the author of Outskirts: Living Life on the Edge of the Green Belt, Concretopia: A Journey Around the Rebuilding of Postwar Britain and How To Love Brutalism. He has written for publications including the Sunday Times, Guardian, Financial Times, Big Issue and The Modernist. He has given talks at the V&A, RA, Southbank Centre, RIBA, Museum of London, Tate Liverpool and a number of universities, as well as working part-time at Faber as Senior Campaigns Manager. He runs the popular website dirtymodernscoundrel.com and can be contacted on Twitter: @Grindrod.
Books by John Grindrod
Interviews with John Grindrod
John Grindrod, the author of books about the built environment Iconicon and Concretopia, reflects on the ingredients that add up to an architectural icon as he selects five books that explore how buildings might define an era or a particular place in time.