Fast-Forward Urbanism: Rethinking Architecture’s Engagement with the City

Fast-Forward Urbanism: Rethinking Architecture’s Engagement with the City
Edited by Dana Cuff and Roger Sherman
Princeton Architectural Press. 2011

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“In the wake of recent failures in America’s urban infrastructure, an emerging group of activist designers are calling on architects to rethink their relationship to the city. For them, the future of the American city lies not in modernism’s large-scale master plans or new urbanism’s nostalgic community planning. Instead, they favor working with the realities of urban space, finding hidden opportunities in what already exists in our cities; they eschew monolithic, top-down approaches.”

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Posted by: Tim Berry

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