PUBLIC SPACE IN EMERGENT CITIES

PUBLIC SPACE IN EMERGENT CITIES: 2 lectures by LUIS PEREA   Session 1. Major challenges of the informal city. The case of Makeni (Sierra Leone) The session puts in context the great challenges of rapid urbanization, aggravated in urban centers of developing countries. As a particular case, we present the project developed in Makeni in…

THE TERRITORY OF ARCHITECTURE

La conferencia va a tratar de ofrecer pautas de intervención sobre edificios e infraestructuras urbanas cuyo enorme tamaño los convierte tanto en barreras, elementos inaccesibles, como en hitos, a los que es imprescindible acudir. Y tal vez para concluir con algunos casos concretos en que la fractura del edificio, su disolución culta en la ciudad,…

URBAN FORM

–        Residential components: from house, to dwelling to morpheme to city fragment; passing review to the different modes linking minimal cell concepts of the to those of their built aggregates; expanding the concept of dwelling to encompass the different ways and elements by which residents use and appropriate by their cities. –        Open and public…