An Urban Renewal Master Plan for each of the 9 selected cities in Osun State. The Governor emphasized and re-emphasized that the type of plans he anticipated for each of these cities are not the types and models of New York, Washington, London or any other Euro-American cities. The plans were to reflect African cities realities and thus have relevance for the lives of the residents of these cities.
From beautiful, sustainable schools in South Africa to a cloud-like waterfront for Serbia to street art, these are the articles and ideas which grabbed our attention in the past week.
After watching Heinrich Wolff’s presentation at Design Indaba 2012 about school architecture, I followed up on his the videos he mentioned that was made for the Venice Biennale 2010.