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    São Paulo: Entwerfen in einer Stadt der Gegensätze (Teil ...

    MODULØR

    24.05.2017

    (Article available in German only) Die Architektur in São Paulo befindet sich in einem komplexen Spannungsfeld, welches durch das exponentielle Wachstum und das enorme Tempo seiner ständigen Verwandlung geprägt ist. Das daraus resultierende

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    Brasília: Eine Stadt in Bewegung (Teil II)

    MODULØR

    16.05.2017

    (Article available in German only) Das öffentliche Leben in Brasília ist trotz des urbanen Reissbrettcharakters bunt. Es gibt erstmalig eine Brasília-Generation. Menschen die in der neuen, auf Piloten gebauten Stadt geboren wurden, sich mit ihr

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    Designing Detroit: How Motown rediscovered its Mojo

    Shonquis Moreno

    17.05.2016

    Long the poster boy for industrial collapse and urban decay, Detroit is back on its feet, using design as one of the main drivers of its new self-imagining.

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    Creating an Urban Splash

    Dominic Lutyens

    29.07.2014

    Architects of urban projects are increasingly in thrall to water, believing it benefits them in a number of ways — from the aesthetic to the psychological. In one sense, when reflected in water, buildings look larger and more imposing. Yet

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    Field of Dreams: greening the urban landscape

    Dominic Lutyens

    16.08.2013

    Increased urban congestion. Climate change and sustainability. Urban regeneration. The reasons for the burgeoning movement in highly considered, integrated green spaces in towns and cities around the globe are as manifold as the forms they take.

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    Points in Space: (Contemporary) exercises in inscribing the ...

    Valentina Ciuffi

    04.06.2013

    Small works of architecture – from Canada, US and Mexico, to Norway, Chile and Sicily – are appearing across the planet on the basis of new design practices and attitudes. Journalist Valentina Ciuffi explores.

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    Park life: the evolving approach to designing urban public ...

    Alyn Griffiths

    10.05.2012

    It could be argued that the pinnacle of urban landscape architecture was reached in seventeenth century France and the French formal gardens or in Britain's philantrophic Victorian public parks in the ninenteenth century. Contemporary urban

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    A Railroad Runs Through It

    David Sokol

    28.05.2010

    When Manhattan's High Line – a disused section of freight railtrack turned magical stretch of urban park – opened in 2009, New Yorkers took to the sky. But the innovative conversion of the former train corridor by James Corner Field Operations

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