A selection of written contributions of international and local media publications.

  • 2017


Fataar, R (2011). Stop praying at the altar of the past in  The Cape Argus, 28 April 2011.


Fataar, R (2012) A statement on fundamental change in Hattingh, L. (ed.) Earthworks Magazine: Issue 12, 27-33

Fataar, R (2012) Post Doha: The aftermath of COP18 in Hattingh, L. (ed.) Earthworks Magazine: 12, 34-36

Fataar, R & Bowen,R (2012) Demolishing the Aspirations of a Democratic Architecture in Mahala Magazine.



Fataar, R (2013) Defending Cape Town’s Princess at Urban Africa, 09 July 2013.

Fataar, R (2013) I am the urban tourist at Destinate.

Fataar, R and Petzer, B (2013). Disconnection and connection in Cape Town at Urban Africa.


Fataar, R & Petzer, B (2014). Deep roots for a high rise in Hattingh, L. (ed.) Earthworks Magazine : Issue 16, 138-147

Fataar, R & Petzer, B (2014). Cape Town’s Anti-Apartheid Urban Plan : Reclaiming a City from a History of Hate at Next City.

Fataar, R (2014). Snapshot of urban Africa : A review of  Afropolis: City, Media, Art  at aerodrome.


Fataar, R (2015) South Africa’s hopes of planning better cities and communities at Future Cape Town, 30 March 2015.


Fataar, R & Schlemmer, L (2017) Public spaces in African Cities at CitiesToBe.

Fataar, R (2017) Opinion: Innovation in Public Space Hattingh, L. (ed.) Earthworks Magazine: Issue 36, 108-113