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Emma Bloomfield

Emma Bloomfield is a strategist at Purpose, an organization that builds social and political movements to address global problems. She holds a master’s degree in architecture from Yale.

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Architecture never goes entirely according to plan. Every project deviates from its designers’ expectations, and wise architects learn to anticipate, mitigate, and sometimes celebrate the errors along the way. Perspecta 46 argues that error is part of architecture’s essence: mistranslations, contradictions, happy accidents, and wicked problems pervade our systems of design and building, almost always yielding surprising aberrations.