About the Book
Today terms like sustainability, green economy and smart growth have become part of the popular lexicon. This increased consciousness should ostensibly herald a new paradigm with regard to public spaces fundamentals of urban form. Such growing awareness, coupled with flourishing urbanization, demands designers and planners re-examine proven schemas of place-making, as well as, novel visioning to address the challenges this societal and material circumstances stipulate.
Features & Details
- Category Architecture
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Dec 14, 2011
- Tags Today terms like sustainability, "green, economy, and, smart, growth, have, become, part, of, the, popular, lexicon., This, increased, consciousness, should, ostensibly, herald, a, new, paradigm, with, regard, to, public, spaces, and, of, urban, form., Such, growing, awarenesscoupled, with, flourishing, urbanizationrequire, designers, and, planners, to, re-examine, proven, schemas, of, place-makingas, well, asnovel, visioning, to, address, the, challenges, this, societal, and, physical, circumstances, stipulate."
Designer, photographer, urban enthusiast- Earned masters in Landscape Architecture from Morgan State’s School of Architecture and Planning; with an emphasis in Urban Ecology and Design. Previous academic majors in Art History and Anthropology remain a dominant aspect in my survey of contemporary urban spaces. My ongoing thesis examines the interventions of urban culture as a regenerative locus for urban landscapes.