radiant city documentary



check out the trailer and info on this documentary about suburban sprawl in the US

Posted: March 27th, 2007
at 12:16pm by orangemenace

Categories: architecture,housing,urban/master planning,sidenote

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  1. […] This is an older project by LTL Architects [we’ll be getting to current work, don’t worry] entitled New Suburbanism : Prototypical American Suburb [one of the firm’s ‘speculations‘, the project was part of the 2000 National Design Triennial exhibit at the Cooper Hewitt Museum – and was updated for the 2004 Venice Architecture Biennale]. The project is a proposal for a new approach to the idea of the ’suburb’ and how it should be planned/laid out/experienced, responding to [basically] the failure of the American suburb to live up to the hype – and the subsequent failures of newer movements [such as New Urbanism]. […]



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