On Beauty in Place and Code

Michael Mehaffy and Ward Cunningham discuss some of the more subtle influences in their work and how much of it can be traced to work by Chris Alexander.

YOUTUBE FkFh4IW1N_s Published on Apr 5, 2018.

Initially prepared for a graduate level architecture class, this conversation on "building beauty" reprises insights that have surfaced in years of reflection by both Mehaffy and Cunningham. At its essence, beauty and utility emerge together when humans invest generations making things they will use.