Places Journal https://placesjournal.org Public scholarship on architecture, landscape, and urbanism Sat, 21 Apr 2018 23:32:39 +0000 en-us hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 Databodies in Codespace https://placesjournal.org/article/databodies-in-codespace/ Tue, 17 Apr 2018 17:01:22 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=45045 As the bioengineering of people and cities converges, where do we locate the public sphere? As the bioengineering of people and cities converges, where do we locate the public sphere?

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Call for Articles: Transforming Design Education https://placesjournal.org/news/call-for-articles-design-education/ Thu, 12 Apr 2018 16:52:43 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=news&p=44981 Places Journal is seeking articles on transformative practices in design education, especially as they intersect the world outside the academy. Places Journal is seeking articles on transformative practices in design education, especially as they intersect the world outside the academy.

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Beyond the Map: Spikescapes and Wild Strawberries https://placesjournal.org/article/beyond-the-map-spikescapes-and-wild-strawberries/ Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:45:25 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=44400 Geography is getting stranger: the map is breaking up. Now we need to attend to the unnatural places, the escape zones and gap spaces, sites of bewilderment and unease. Geography is getting stranger: the map is breaking up. Now we need to attend to the unnatural places, the escape zones and gap spaces, sites of bewilderment and unease.

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The Photographer and Architecture https://placesjournal.org/article/naoya-hatakeyama-the-photographer-and-architecture/ Tue, 03 Apr 2018 17:01:09 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=44731 Photography is a ship carrying light and space and heading toward the future. Photography is a ship carrying light and space and heading toward the future.

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Your Sea Wall Won’t Save You https://placesjournal.org/article/your-sea-wall-wont-save-you/ Tue, 27 Mar 2018 16:28:21 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=44513 Negotiating rhetorics and imaginaries of climate resilience in Jakarta, Manila, Ho Chi Minh City, and Bangkok. Negotiating rhetorics and imaginaries of climate resilience in Jakarta, Manila, Ho Chi Minh City, and Bangkok.

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What Happens After the Worst Happens? https://placesjournal.org/article/photographs-of-mount-st-helens/ Tue, 13 Mar 2018 16:40:35 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=44226 New photographs of Mount St. Helens, alongside classic views by Frank Gohlke, show the land’s extraordinary response after the 1980 eruption. New photographs of Mount St. Helens, alongside classic views by Frank Gohlke, show the land’s extraordinary response after the 1980 eruption.

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A Map of Radical Bewilderment https://placesjournal.org/article/a-map-of-radical-bewilderment/ Tue, 06 Mar 2018 17:40:25 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=44078 Forget his reputation as a nature writer. Henry David Thoreau was also a highly trained, well regarded, disciplined though eccentric land surveyor. Forget his reputation as a nature writer. Henry David Thoreau was also a highly trained, well regarded, disciplined though eccentric land surveyor.

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Call for Articles: Architecture and Democracy https://placesjournal.org/news/call-for-articles-architecture-and-democracy/ Fri, 02 Mar 2018 17:19:02 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=news&p=43992 Places Journal is seeking articles that explore the ways in which the ideals and practices of democracy are made manifest in our cities, buildings, and landscapes. Places Journal is seeking articles that explore the ways in which the ideals and practices of democracy are made manifest in our cities, buildings, and landscapes.

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University College Dublin Joins Places https://placesjournal.org/news/university-college-dublin-joins-places-as-an-academic-partner/ Wed, 28 Feb 2018 23:39:37 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=news&p=43951 The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy at University College Dublin has joined Places’ network of academic partners. The School of Architecture, Planning and Environmental Policy at University College Dublin has joined Places’ network of academic partners.

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The Disposition of Drones https://placesjournal.org/article/the-disposition-of-drones/ Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:01:30 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=43709 At the U.S. Army’s reconnaissance drone training facility, a team of artists examines the relations between perception, technology, and power. At the U.S. Army’s reconnaissance drone training facility, a team of artists examines the relations between perception, technology, and power.

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The Invention of Wessex https://placesjournal.org/article/the-invention-of-wessex-thomas-hardy-as-architect/ Tue, 13 Feb 2018 16:51:20 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=43560 Rem Koolhaas, the Smithsons, Venturi and Scott Brown … and Thomas Hardy? The famed 19th-century author was also a radical architect. Rem Koolhaas, the Smithsons, Venturi and Scott Brown … and Thomas Hardy? The famed 19th-century author was also a radical architect.

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Apostle and Apostate https://placesjournal.org/article/josef-franks-modernist-vision-accidentism/ Tue, 06 Feb 2018 15:19:03 +0000 https://placesjournal.org/?post_type=article&p=43375 Josef Frank’s humanist manifesto “Accidentism” denounced the banality of orthodox modernism and called for a new pluralism in design. Josef Frank’s humanist manifesto “Accidentism” denounced the banality of orthodox modernism and called for a new pluralism in design.

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