martes, 23 de junio de 2009

Metafloors (continued)

The title says it is a continuation of something already begun. Adding floors to existing buildings is a way of increasing urban density. I´d call this strategy "Metafloors", or "Metaheights".In february I published some drawings proposing ways for doing this. Now I´ve began to see real examples. This is one of them. I find this example interesting because the addition is soooo light (a tent), and temporary too


TO BE CONTINUED

lunes, 22 de junio de 2009

miscellaneous

Today I´m sort of low. The following drawing expresses it succintly, doesnt it?



The following photo is a rainy day near my apartment. This part of the city is the only one that really has big city urbanism. It shows, doesn't it?



Concerning the taxonomy of new spaces in the modern city, this photo of the university odontology service shows how many new architectures have arisen since the days of the Ledouz typologies