John King Cityscapes 2: Reading the Architecture of San Francisco

Tuesday Sep 29 2015   7:00 PM
Bookshop West Portal  80 West Portal Avenue, San Francisco, CA  map

Urban design critic John King will discuss Cityscapes 2, his exploration of the history and architecture of San Francisco, at Bookshop West Portal.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit

John KingJohn King is the San Francisco Chronicle’s urban design critic. He joined the paper in 1992 and has been in his current post since 2001. His writing on architecture and urban design has been honored by groups including the California Preservation Foundation, the Society of Professional Journalists, and the California chapters of the American Institute of Architects and the American Planning Association. He was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Criticism in 2002 and 2003.