Palimpsest: Strategies and Tactics for Intervening in Urban Landscapes, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover


Strategies and Tactics for Intervening in Urban Landscapes, 1st Edition

By Julie Ju-Youn Kim


232 pages | 150 Color Illus.

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Table of Contents

Introduction Part One: Learning from History: The Palimpsest Condition 1. Barcelona 2. Dublin 3. Archaeological Observations Part Two: Through the (Global) Looking Glass: Contemporary Practices 4. Around the World 5. Conversation with Kai-Uwe Bergmann, Principal, BIG 6. Urban [UN]Planning - Ung Joo Scott Lee, Principal, Morphosis 7. Regime Change - Scott Bishop, Principal, Stoss LU 8. 3D Cities – Opportunities for a New Public Realm, Andrea Steele, Principal, TEN Arquitectos 9. Lincoln Center re-visited - Ben Gilmartin, Principal, Diller Scofidio +Renfro 10. Reflecting: Looking in the Mirror for Lessons Learned Part Three: Alternative Perspectives: Emergent Practices 11. Revealing and Reclaiming Part Four: Revisiting the Terrain Vague: Finding a place between New Urbanism and Landscape Urbanism Postscript: Reinforcing the Argument of Building into the City

About the Author

Julie Ju-Youn Kim is an Associate Professor at The Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning. She is also founder and principal of c2architecturestudio, which has won the 2013 AIA/DC Unbuilt Award of Merit; 2008 Society of American Registered Architects Design Award; and a 2001 AIA National Honor Award.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
ARCHITECTURE / Urban & Land Use Planning