Photo of Nick, Nora, and the dog Asta from the film series "The Thin Man." Photo has a purple overlay.
Bad Little Brother is a design writing and curatorial project based in New York and Massachusetts. Access the BLB CV here.

We collaborate with other spatial designers, artists, fashion designers, community organizers and activists, comedians, and other performers. Email us at and find us on twitter at @xoxoBLB. We don’t have Instagram.
Ben Barsotti Scott

The self-appointed “Elle Woods︎︎ of landscape architecture,” Ben Barsotti Scott is a designer and independent curator in Brooklyn.

Ben’s research interests include contemporary landscape photography, anarchist political theory, and queer theory in landscape/architecture.
Julie Shapiro 

Julie Shapiro, RLA, is a writer, farmer, and landscape architect based in Massachusetts

Her personal research areas include: contemporary meanings of “wilderness” in cities, landscape and adolescence, and designing with urban-adapted plants for beauty and urban soil remediation. She models a productive bad attitude, and has had it up to here with men.