21 Dec 2015

How to identify legally and socially abandoned urban sites with digital technology

Project: Local Code: Rea Estates

Location: San Fransisco (and the world)

Years: 2009-2011

Budget: 5000$ (Finalist)

Team: Nicholas de Monchaux & collaborators

Initiators: WPA 2.0: Working Public Architecture, an urban infrastructure competition organized by UCLA’s cityLAB.

city owned spots

City owned spots

Spaces between places

Spaces between places

crime

Crime

cancer

Cancer

poverty

Poverty

Respiratory hazzard

Respiratory hazzard

Heat Islands

Heat Islands

Sewage problems

Sewage problems

new solution

New solution for an abandoned urban space.

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outcome2

Possible outcomes