Kevin Keim is an designer, writer, and photographer. He is the founding director of the Charles Moore Foundation in Austin, Texas. Kevin established PLACENOTES Travel Guides, which he designs, writes, and photographs.  So far he has published 13 editions, and has also invented its digital platform. Kevin is the author of An Architectural Life (Bulfinch Press), You Have to Pay for the Public Life (MIT Press), and A Grand Old Flag (DK Publishing). Kevin collaborates with many enterprises and institutions for an array of graphic and information design projects. He is also an architectural designer, whose recently published works include the Cube Loft and Hal's Box Trot.