Posts tagged "urban profit/ urban not-for-profit"
FORMS FOR DIFFERENT NARRATIONS. Lorenzo Degli Esposti

FORMS FOR DIFFERENT NARRATIONS. Lorenzo Degli Esposti

  In the face of a city which is growing and transforming into the metropolis, the post-metropolis, the conurbations, the metropolitan region, the megalopolis, under the forces of capital and migrations, architects fly in the face of papers and counts requested by the administrative machine and of pixels and parameters requested by the digital machine....
OPEN SOURCE CITY. Álvaro Guinea Martín

OPEN SOURCE CITY. Álvaro Guinea Martín

  Throughout history cities have been the outcome of a complex mixture occurred between very selected politicians` visions and the very productive means and will of the society they command. This quick scheme can explain the character (or the lack of it) of any given town or city up to the present day, from the...
TOKYO: SMALL ROOM'S BIG HOUSE. Ruy Porto Fernàndez

TOKYO: SMALL ROOM’S BIG HOUSE. Ruy Porto Fernàndez

  I recently heard in an interview with Sou Fujimoto that, for people living in Tokyo, the city is only a projection of their apartment. An extension of one`s personal and domestic space. I don’t think there is a better definition. Tokyo’s inhabitants live in the city; working in one place, eating in another, and...