Citizen Architect: Samuel Mockbee and the Spirit of the Rural Studio is a documentary film on the late architect Samuel Mockbee and the radical educational. 5 Feb - 4 min - Uploaded by CitizenArchitect Trailer for the PBS documentary on the Rural Studio and the legacy of Samuel Mockbee. Directed by Sam Wainwright Douglas. In rural Alabama, architecture students cross the threshold of poverty to build communities, not just structures, and leave .
Architects have a skill set that naturally lends itself to volunteer work because they can actually make a difference. This is about being a citizen. “Citizen Architect” is a documentary film that celebrates Samuel Mockbee's legacy – the design-build Rural Studio he co-founded at Auburn University to provide. As a current architecture student, I am passionate about how architecture impacts communities and environments. In my first year of school.
Guided by frank, passionate interviews with Mockbee, Citizen Architect: Samuel Mockbee and the Spirit of the Rural Studio shows how a group of students use. If you're reading this from Austin, make sure to check out the premier of Sam Wainwright Douglas's Citizen Architect, a documentary of Samuel.