Form-Based Codes Institute at Smart Growth America

Vinayak Bharne

Director of Design
Moule & Polyzoides
Pasadena, CA
FBCI Involvement

Vinayak Bharne is Director of Design at Moule & Polyzoides Architects and Urbanists in Pasadena, California. He is also Adjunct Associate Professor of Urbanism at the Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California (USC), and Lecturer in Landscape Urbanism and Heritage Conservation at the USC School of Architecture. His work ranges from new towns, neighborhood and district master plans, mobility plans, inner-city revitalization, resort-villages, campuses and housing for corporate, private and institutional clients; to urban regulations, policies and strategic advising for government and non-government agencies in the United States, Canada, India, China, United Arab Emirates, Panama, Kenya and Mauritius. He is the editor and/or author of four books, The Emerging Asian City: Concomitant Urbanities & Urbanisms; Zen Spaces & Neon Places: Reflections on Japanese Architecture and Urbanism; Rediscovering the Hindu Temple: The Sacred Architecture & Urbanism of India, and the forthcoming Global Perspectives in Heritage Conservation (2017.) Bharne serves on the Board of Directors of Pasadena Heritage, on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Architecture and Urbanism in London, and as Executive Editor of the Mumbai/Netherlands based quarterly My Liveable City.