Two Grids between Lake and River
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- Analyses the gridded city of Chicago, illustrating how the grid structure can be used productively in urban design
- Part of a series of four titles
- Explores the potential of the grid as a design tool
Full DescriptionThis book focusses on the city of Chicago, specifically in regards to its grid-style design. The author proposes a number of original interventions that implicate this grid in productive ways. By emphasising the value of open forms for city design, they insist that the grid has the unique capacity to channel urban transformation both flexibly and productively, Chicago Boundless explores the potential of the grid as a design tool in both historical and projective terms, analysing its effect on urban processes.
- ORO Editions
- 12th Jun 2017
- Paperback / softback
- World excluding USA, Canada, Australasia & Asia (except Japan; China non-exclusive)
- 280 mm x 280 mm
- 138 Pages
- 100 color