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Savannah: City of Parks and Squares

“A Sense of Urgency and a Need for Simplicity.”  That is what Birgitte Svarre, coauthor of the book How to Study Public Life, posits in a recent post about cities and the field of “public life studies” on Gehl Architects’ blog, … 1,397 more words

Landscape History

A new hive of activity...

There’s so much happening in Wollongong at the moment… and quite a bit happening in the Arts Precinct!

If you’ve never heard of it, the Arts precinct is the nexus between the IPAC and the Art Gallery. 148 more words


Man is mans greatest joy

An old Icelandic saying that was used by David Sim an architect at Gehl Architects at the workshop he held at Leeds City Art Gallery where members of Leeds council planning department, local architects and urban planners (and anyone who had come along after hearing about it after the film the previous night) were invited to have a talk and take part in a workshop about the way we are designing our modern day cities.

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