Quiescent structures of the (in)visible
Hi-rise tower blocks at Seaton Place, Falkirk, built 1965 – 1969.
Home of the estate factor of Callendar House, a… 76 more words
More past-musings…. (ironic given the subject)
This is a look into Marc Augé’s theory of non-place, from his book, Non-Places: Introduction to an Anthropology of Supermodernity, and the idea of collective memory. 1,049 more words
As a group we had decided to each host a visit to a quarry that we had an affinity with or had worked in previously. For each of us the quarry landscape is a familiar one but I wasn’t expecting the varied histories and personal experiences that we shared during these collaborative journeys. 351 more words
Last month I had the chance to co-edit one of my favourite urbanism sites, the London-based White Noise. It’s probably best to have a look and see what catches your eye but there’s a piece on post-apocalyptic London, an interview with Mitchell Joachim of Terreform One on future cities, a look at the utopian desert settlement Arcosanti, an interview with Richard McGuire, creator of one of my favourite books… 27 more words