URBAN DESIGN Journal Issue

URBAN DESIGN 133 Winter 2015

GREENING THE CITY

This issue has been generously sponsored by Urban Movement Ltd

COVER

Green wall, Rue d’Aboukir, Paris; ©S. Loew

FUTURE ISSUES

UD 134 Garden Cities
UD 135 City as Master Developer

UPDATE

3 — Events 
5 — Sketching in Manchester 
6 — National Conference on Urban Design 
7 — The Place Alliance 
8 — Designing the 21st Century Garden City 
9 — Density Matters, a response 
9 — Urban Design Group study tour: Toulouse and the Bastides Of Gascony 
10 — Urban Design Interview: Hannah Elborn 
11 — The Urban Design Library #14: The City in History, Lewis Mumford

INTERNATIONAL

12 — The Avon River/ Papa Otakaro Precinct, Christchurch New Zealand, Andrew Tinsley 
14 — Celebrating The Cult Of The View, Michael Short 

TOPIC: GREENING THE CITY

16 — Introduction, Christopher Martin 
18 — Towards a Landscape Integration, Fenella Griffin and Murray Smith 
21 — Depaving: Difficult by Design, Walt Lockley 
24 — Parklets are coming to a street near you, Habib Khan 
28 — Where have all the Flowers gone?, Ian Hingley 
31 — City as Nature, Helga Fassbinder 
35 — The Greening of London,  Matthew Pencharz 
38 — Time to Green our Cities?, Christopher Martin 

FRANCIS TIBBALDS AWARD PUBLIC SECTOR SHORTLISTED PROJECTS

40 — Birmingham Municipal Housing Trust (BMHT), Birmingham City Council 
42 — Kings Crescent Community Orchard, London Borough of Hackney 
44 — Southwater, Telford, Telford & Wrekin Council 

FRANCIS TIBBALDS AWARD  SHORTLISTED BOOKS 2015 

46 — Food City, CJ Lim 
46 — Sustainable Urban Metabolism, Paulo Ferrão and John E. Fernandez 
47 — How to study Public Life, Jan Gehl and Birgitte Svarre 
47 — The Nature of Urban Design: A New York perspective on resilience, Alexandros Washburn 
48 — The City as a Tangled Bank: Urban Design vs Urban Evolution, Terry Farrell 
48 — Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns, Victor Dover and John Massengale 
49 — Designing Urban Transformation, Aseem Inam 
49 — Smart Cities: Big data, Civic Hackers, and the Quest for a new Utopia, Anthony M. Townsend 

50 — PRACTICE INDEX 

55 — EDUCATION INDEX 

ENDPIECE

57 — Going to Coventry, Joe Holyoak