Posts Tagged ‘urban strategy’

LADDERS/ GRID

July 25, 2013

According to Albert Pope in the book Ladders, the distinction between an open, centrifugal and a closed, centripetal organization is established by their respective spatial fields. The simple isolation of a grid fragment from the extensive field of centrifugal development produces a radical transformation of urban structure. As erosion interrupts the continuities of the urban…

2013 | PROJECTS项目, RESEARCH研究 | Tags: , ,

SELF-PLANNING/ SELF-DECISION

May 25, 2013

Deficiency of Conventional-planning Classical planning, where a plan authority has fixed objectives and “steers” a society towards these objectives following a predetermined program, is no longer feasible. … “Most industrial countries have become actually ungovernable, and authorities, instead of being able to think about planning, can do nothing else about accept ongoing trends and seek…

2013 | PROJECTS项目, RESEARCH研究 | Tags: ,

ANARCITY© IS A SELF-ORGANIZED SOCIETY POSSIBLE?

July 25, 2012

INITIAL ASSUMPTIONS – The tabula rasa project will exist somewhere between the inhabitants ideology (anarchism, a distrust in institutional authorities and forms of representation) and the need for survival. – The 100 people gathered on this specific site already have a form of community between them. -The inhabitants will start engaging in production within their…

2012 | PROJECTS项目, RESEARCH研究 | Tags: ,

MEGALOPOLI(TIC)S- POLICY INSTEAD OF PLANNING

May 1, 2012

The followings are the conclusions for the Masterclass MEGALOPOLI(TIC)S which is led  by Reinier De Graaf (AMO) at the Berlage Institute, 2012.   Our group-topic is-Policy instead of Planning. It mainly discusses the situations that municipalities try to give shape to market driven developments whilst at the same time finding themselves entirely at the mercy of the market to make those developments happen. ‘What will be…

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