Colin Davies is an architect, a former editor of The Architects’ Journal and a regular contributor to architectural magazines world-wide. He was until recently Professor of Architectural Theory at London Metropolitan University. He has made numerous TV and radio appearances. His books include 'A New History of Modern Architecture', 'Thinking about Architecture', 'The Prefabricated Home', 'High Tech Architecture', 'Key Houses of the Twentieth Century' and several monographs on the work of architects such as Norman Foster, Michael Hopkins and Nicholas Grimshaw. Crowstep represents his freelance activities as architect, writer and lecturer.
On this website, you can see what books Colin has written and download sample chapters and essays. Take a look at the architecture page to find out about the Growing House and a recent small built project. Go to the talks page to see a list of talks that are offered to colleges and local societies.