Tag Archives: NYT

City devitalization in France

Towns and small cities in France have experienced in recent years something similar to what happened to towns and cities in America during the last half of the 20th century. In France they call urban renewal and suburban sprawl by … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Preservation, Urbanism and planning | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Architecture in the crosshairs

Steve Hansen captures valuable territory in the recent Bingler, Pedersen, Betsky style-wars skirmish. His essay “Architecture Should Be Functional, Not Merely Daring,” is on the website Sourceable.com. But while Hansen puts some good wood upside Aaron Betsky’s head, he ignores … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Architecture Education, Development | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment