Post Global Urbanism

February 25, 2011

The Laneways – Melbourne

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February 22, 2011

CONCEPT STATEMENT

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THE “PLAN”

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February 17, 2011

FINAL SWOT DIAGRAM

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FINAL SWOT DIAGRAM AS LARGER GROUP

February 16, 2011

our guiding concept/goals/parameters

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OBJECTIVES / GOALS:


CONCEPTS:

CON/DE-CONSTRUCTION

BAUHAUS

district for the art of craft

localization

arts incubation

working marketplace

cooperative school for arts and crafts manufacturing

DESIGN MANIFESTATION/ PHYSICAL:

“SMALL GRAIN”

DIY SMALL SPACES

ALLEY-WAYS

RAILROAD PLAZA at grade

connect with resources across the tracks via rr plaza

pedestrian (no vehicular) connections

STREET PLAZA

PARAMETERS:

flexibility:

– in spatial arrangements

– in users

shell spaces

conditionioned

ammenities for manufacturing

unconditioned

interstitial spaces

accessibility

multiple means ofconnectivity

adaptive reuse

Urban infill

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GRADIENT of USAGE PARADIGMS:

( differing areas of vibe/atmosphere/mood/character)

Lower. Mid. Upper.

LOWER: Apprentice Amenities

isolated pocket. skate park type stuff. street art. street activities. youth oriented vendors. film wall. outdoor stage. increased core space. productive space. cheap studio space. shared studio space. communal shop space. apprenticeship oriented. Residential. satellite job corps. maybe dormitory or small studios. cheap or subsidized.

MID:  Gallery Destination(romance nucleus)

coop restaurant. food. urban farming. theater. exhibition. garden wall. gallery. outdoor artist vending. space for outdoor art shows…markets etc. destination. larger (more expensive) residential. individual studio spaces.

PLAZA(Boardwalk)

UPPER: WORKSHOP

mentoring. sherman williams parasite tower/parking garagebuild out housing. more residential. entertainment…bars. music. rock and roll. street art(laneways). production shops made public. WORKSPACE. Compound building forms.

CHARACTERISTICS

ADDITIVE

REDUCTIVE

SMALL INTERVENTIONS/ GRASSROOTS/ GUERILLA

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