Fachmy Sugih Pradifta

64 Flips | 2 Magazines | 10 Following | 29 Followers | @fachmy_pradifta | Urban Design postgraduate student at Institut Teknologi Bandung

Sports hall in Plan d'Orgon

The architect Christopher Gulizzi book a sports complex in Orgon plan poetic device and service users .<p>This is the story of a land between water and …

Tackling climate change: Copenhagen's sustainable city design

Global warming poses a real threat to cities but planners in the Danish capital are taking visionary steps to ensure its resilience – and success – as far ahead as 2100<p>Visualise the world in 2050: convex streets that collect water from superstorms and pocket parks that absorb heat and can be turned …

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Hong Kong, the City Without Ground

Chicago Riverwalk Proposal / Sasaki Associates + Ross Barney Architects

<b>Sasaki Associates</b>, along with Ross Barney Architects, Alfred Benesch Engineers, and a broader technical consultant team, were tasked this year with …

'New Acadia, Retrofitting Urban Decay' Winning Proposal / Garrett Rock

Designed by <b>Garrett Rock</b>, the New Acadia, Retrofitting Urban Decay proposal was the winning entry for one of six sites in the [Imagine Downtown] …

Piazza Gae Aulenti / AECOM

A new AECOM-designed piazza in the heart of Milan opened to large crowds and rave reviews in December 2012. This landmark new square is named after …

Public Realm Plan Proposal / Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios + Grant Associates

Westminster City Council has just announced <b>Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios</b>, urban designers and architects and <b>Grant Associates</b>, UK landscape …

The Birth of Zoning Codes, a History

The Danger of the Zoning-Free Approach

Despite the romantic notion about cities that develop organically have a rich diversity of form and function, we cannot overlook the deadly side …

As land use planning changes, ‘zoning’ is no longer appropriate

Let’s dump the word “zoning,” as in zoning ordinances that govern how land is developed and how buildings often are designed. Land-use regulation is still needed, but zoning increasingly has become a conceptually inappropriate term, an obsolete characterization of how we plan and shape …

Where Does Zoning Fit Into Our Future City Planning?

<i>Let’s dump the word “zoning,” as in zoning ordinances that govern how land is developed and how buildings often are designed. Land-use regulation is</i> …

6 Awesome Parks Made From Rehabilitated Urban Structures

Over the past few years we've seen some very creative minds transform urban ruins into spectacular parks for us to enjoy. If you can brave an …

Most Beautiful Villages Around The World photo

Popeye Village, is a group of rustic and ramshackle wooden buildings located at Anchor Bay in the north-west corner of the Mediterranean island of …

AD Classics: Ville Radieuse / Le Corbusier

Ville Radieuse (The Radiant City) is an unrealized urban masterplan by Le Corbusier, first presented in 1924 and published in a book of the same name …

Old City: The New Paradigm

<i>This article appeared on Metropolis Magazine's Point of View Blog as "Old City: the New Paradigm."</i><p>The current conversation about redesigning cities …

Lonsdale Street Dandenong / BKK Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Lonsdale Street in central Dandenong is the first key infrastructure project delivered as part of the …

The Twist | Multifunctional Olympic Stadium In Tokyo http://www.evolo.us/architecture/the-twist-multifunctional-olympic-stadium-in-tokyo/

Taiwan Solar Powered Stadium / Toyo Ito

Construction is finished for Japanese architect Toyo Ito’s Solar Powered Stadium in Taiwan. The stadium’s roof is covered by 8,844 solar panels. The …

Video: Maracanã's Face Lift, Raising the Roof

Engineer Nelson Fiedler has gone to great heights to revamp Rio de Janeiro's famous sports venue.

Take a Train in Jakarta

Spring Fund Drive: Keep CounterPunch Afloat<br>CounterPunch is a lifeboat of sanity in today’s turbulent political seas. Please make a tax-deductible …

Another Round of Human Rights Violations for the Sake of the Olympic Games: Sochi 2014

Imminent domain has a new justification and it's called the Olympic Games. Once again, the anticipation of the Olympics brings to light the slew of …

More than two-thirds of the UK public believe the £8.77bn cost of the London 2012 Olympics was worth the money, according to a BBC survey. Read the key findings at http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/olympics/23434844