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Jan 03

Neo Urbanists at War with Landscape Urbanists

By Bruce Firestone | Uncategorized

British urbanist, writer, editor, and cartoonist Rob Cowan says that new urbanists and landscape ones are more like feuding tribes of professionals. Harvard Graduate School of Design professor Alex Krieger calls the work new urbanists are doing, “superficial beautification,” essentially sprawl in drag. Meanwhile, urban and building designer Michael Mehalfy says that landscape urbanists are creating, “sprawl […]

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