Naomi Stead is a columnist for Places. She is an architecture critic and senior research fellow at the University of Queensland, Australia.
Aaron Rothman is the photo editor of Places, and an artist and writer whose work explores contemporary issues in landscape.
Keith Eggener is a columnist for Places. He is Marion Dean Ross Professor of Architectural History at the University of Oregon.
Simon Sadler is a columnist for Places. He teaches the history and theory of architecture, design, and urbanism across several programs at the University of California, Davis, where he is a professor in the Department of Design.