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“Human Scale” Best Match

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Technology Can’t Save The City

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...fair when applied to the very real human experience in an existing city? How do we integrate the complexity of existing human behaviours into the way we are designing smart...

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Art as a Curative Tool

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subject of art. It is the means through which the spatial narrative is brought down to a human scale, enabling the individual to connect with the environment surrounding them; opening...

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Little Human behind the Design Inspiration

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Cities and buildings are made for people and by people. Architects’ interpretation of the human body transfers into their architectural designs. Le Corbusier‘s tall and muscular person created utopian city...

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Observations on the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

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For those who have not had the pleasure of visiting Winnipeg or the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, the museum is worth visiting just for the architecture. According to Wikipedia,...

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The End of Street Lighting?

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...presence of autonomous vehicles, it’s easy to imagine how disruptive these technologies might be in comparison to the conventional roadway environment. Today’s roadway environment is largely designed around the human...

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What Beautiful Streets Have in Common

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...space. What do these beautiful streets have in common? First and foremost: Human scale. The streets are relatively narrow, the buildings are quite low and the blocks are fairly short....

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The City of Today: Circle Back to the Past?

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...differences between the insula and the detached home, the agora and shopping mall, the amphitheater and the Superdome, they all respond to key human activities in urban areas, or ‘live-work-play,’...

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Celebrating Creativity in Space

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...to involve current students in the design of a new learning facility. Cornell University wanted to showcase the research and creativity that was happening in the Human Ecology program on...

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