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In this ‘part 2’ video, Greg Johnson of IowaCityArchitecture.com discusses strategies for managing ambient natural light in urban and public spaces as he walks through the downtown area of Iowa City. […]
Sprawl is devouring farmland and destroying wildlife habitat. It traps us in cars and makes us lazy. Today, the average American spends about three hours per day driving – three hours stuck in traffic, emitting carbon, burning oil, wasting time. The harmful effects of sprawl are well chronicled in recent news stories, books, and documentaries.
In this video, Greg Johnson of IowaCityArchitecture.com discusses strategies for managing ambient natural light in urban and public spaces.
When the Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation (BNYDC) wanted to further revitalize its 300 acres and continue to create local jobs, it needed additional funding and expert advice. See how […]
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lid9ELzzT8Y?rel=0] Jan Gehl, Professor of Urban Design at the School of Architecture at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen, and founding partner of Gehl Architects – Urban […]
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KL_RYm8zs28?rel=0] Jan Gehl is our greatest observer of urban quality and an indispensable philosopher of cities as solutions to the environmental and health crises that we face. __________ This video […]
About Below are resources featured in the video. Andres Duany and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk of DPZ. “DPZ creates benevolent urban places in the form of cities, towns and neighborhoods, which encourage […]
In James Howard Kunstler’s view, public spaces should be inspired centers of civic life and the physical manifestation of the common good.