Monthly Archives: March 2011

ONE PRIZE_nyc 6 boro

Open International Design Competition to Envision the Sixth Borough of New York City The ONE PRIZE committee invites the most talented and imaginative architects, landscape architects, urban designers, planners, engineers, scientists, entrepreneurs, economists, artists, students, and individuals to propose ideas … Continue reading

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Cities and citizens after the CRASH

How the Crash Will Reshape America The crash of 2008 continues to reverberate loudly nationwide—destroying jobs, bankrupting businesses, and displacing homeowners. But already, it has damaged some places much more severely than others. On the other side of the crisis, … Continue reading

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Interresting TV program

http://www.history.com/topics/new-york-city/videos Clic on “Super Cities: New york city” The program is not entirely on the website but they might show it again on tv. The video was showing all the underground life of Manhattan, some historic innovation, and the problem … Continue reading

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VERTICAL PRISON

First Place 2010 Skyscraper Competition Chow Khoon Toong, Ong Tien Yee, Beh Ssi Cze Malaysia    Some studies reveal that post-release offenses are very high and that criminal’s imprisonment is just a temporal solution because they do not have the … Continue reading

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