Professor Bart Lootsma is a renowned historian, critic and curator in the fields of architecture, design and the visual arts. Currently at the Leopold-Franzens University in Innsbruck, he has held numerous professorships, seminars, lectured at different academies for architecture and art in the Netherlands and abroad, also published extensively and internationally (among them “SuperDutch” in 2000). His new book “Reality Bytes” with selected essays 1995-2010 is going to be published in English and German editions by Springer in spring 2013. Bart Lootsma is co-author of “Faces & Spaces: EUROPAN 4” book on architecture and urban planning competition EUROPAN results and implementations, 2007. Bart Lootsma was guest curator of ArchiLab 2004 in Orléans and he has been an editor of de Architect, ARCHIS, ARCH+, l’Architecture d’Aujourd’hui, Daidalos, DOMUS etc. He is reserve member of the Council for Architectural Culture at the Cabinet of the Austrian Prime Minister in Vienna and consults the German Ministry for Building and Planning.