URBAN DESIGN Journal Issue

URBAN DESIGN 150 Spring 2019

NORTHWESTERN EUROPE

This issue has been kindly sponsored by GreenBlue Urban

COVER

The non-profit mixed use district Hunziker Areal (Mehr als Wohnen) development in Zurich. Photograph cJohannes Marburg,Genf

UPDATE

3 — New Town Utopia
3 — Low Traffic Neighbourhoods
4 — Understanding Local Distinctiveness
5 — Early Years Learning from Landmarks
6 — Urban Design Library #29: A Thousand Plateaus, Gilles Deleuze and Felix Guattari
7 — My Favourite Plan: Joe Holyoak
8 — Behind the Image: Granary Square, King’s Cross

RESEARCH

10 — Exploring the Significance of Local Mixed Streets, Agustina Martire

INTERNATIONAL

12 — Disappearing Urban Communities, Gihan Karunaratne
14 — Public Space after Conflict, Horacio Gomez Murcia
16 — The Remodelling of the Gran Via, Teresa Franchini

TOPIC: NORTHWESTERN EUROPE

18 — Introduction, Judith Ryser, guest topic editor
21 — How we live: Observations from Space, Hannes Taubenbock, Christian Geiss and Michael Wurm
24 — Ludwigsburg: A City of the Future and Living Lab, Sven Dubner and Constanze Heydkamp
27 — Working in the Context of the Brussels Canal Plan, Dirk van de Putte
31 — Creating Green Networks in Flanders, Michael Stas and Jan Zaman
33 — Rethinking the Village, Jeff Mirkes
36 — Shaping Zurich’s Development with Non-profit Housing, Roman Streite
39 — Designing with Children, Aafke Nijenhuijzen
41 — Places of Fear, Peter Zeile and Fabian Schlosser
44 — Encouraging Mobility for People with Dementia, Clemens Beyer and Wolfgang W Wasserburger

BOOK REVIEWS

46 — The Handbook of Urban Morphology, Karl Kropf
46 — Building and Dwelling, Richard Sennett
47 — New Suburbanism, Sustainable Tall Building Development, Kheir Al-Kodmany
47 — Vertical Urbanism, ed. Zhongjie Lin and Jose L S Gamez
48 — Modernist Estates – Europe, Stefi Orazi
48 — Adapting Cities to Sea Level Rise: Fresh and Gray Strategies, Stefan Al
49 — Walkable City Rules, Jeff Speck
49 — A Vertical Forest, Instructions booklet for the prototype of a forest city, Stefano Boeri

50 — PRACTICE INDEX

56 — EDUCATION INDEX

ENDPIECE

57 — As much as necessary, as little as possible, Joe Holyoak