Urban Design 51 – July 1994

Urban Design Briefing - From Concept to Realisation
COVER
Visualisation of College Green project designed by Bristol City Council
Urban Design Team. Drawing by Patrick Collins
 
NEWS 2
Forthcoming programme
Annual Conference
 
EVENTS 4
Public Virtues Private Vices - the rise of the Post Modern City. Talk by Jonathan Glancey
The Future of the City discussion with panel of Dr Chris Gentle, Judy Hillman, Judith Ryser and Professor Peter Hall
 
MARBLE ARCH 5
Tim Catchpole reports the result of the Marble Arch Competition won by Evan Hughes of Michael Lyell Associates
 
AGM 6
Chairman's Report and Treasurer's Report
Election of officers
 
UDATs 7
Letter from David Lewis
Proposal put to Annual General Meeting
 
INTERNATIONAL 8
Robert Powell provides news from Singapore outlining ideas on
resource conserving development
 
ISSUE TOPIC 10
LEADER
 
URBAN DESIGN
Emma Collier and Andy Gibbins introduce the papers and conclusions
BRIEFING from the Bristol Conference
 
11 DESIGN POLICIES IN DEVELOPMENT PLANS
John Punter, Matthew Carmona and Adam Platts describe research
work undertaken for the DoE on design policies in development plans
and conclusions from a good practice guide
 
16 THE ROLE OF BRIEFING IN URBAN REGENERATION
Les Sparks discusses the role of urban design within urban
regeneration and emphasises the social processes involved
 
20 NEW TOOLS FOR URBAN DESIGN
Alan Day assesses new computer models that can assist urban
designers and the community to understand development proposals
 
24 URBAN DESIGN POLICIES IN BRISTOL
Mark Luck and Ian White describe the evolution of urban design policy
in Bristol
 
28 HARBOURSIDE CASE STUDY
George Ferguson summarises the work undertaken by the Concept
Planning Group on development for Canons Marsh
 
30 WORKSHOPS
Six workshops led by Henry Shaftoe, Geoff Davies and Richard Guise,
Jeff Bishop, Roger Ayton, Chris Pound and Sam Romaya are
summarised
 
BOOK REVIEWS 32
REVIEWS by Tony Lloyd Jones, Tim Catchpole, Peter Eley, Jack
Warshaw and Annabel Downs
 
PRACTICE AND EDUCATION INDEX 36
 
ENDPIECE 39
LAND USE PLANNING
Bob Jarvis sends a few postcards home