Public space in neighborhood design

Public space in neighborhood design is very important because it helps to create a sense of community for residents. A neighborhood public space could be a green park, garden, square, street, small shop. It is public realm that focus on improve social interaction with some public activities.   The function of public spaces are changed…
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Neighborhood Relationship and Design in Public Space

(The title picture is from http://firstuniversalist.org/serve/equality-education-safety/ ) The course Principles and Practice of Urban Design during this term has presented a lot of theories and various ‘urbansim’. And the lecture of Participation and Neighborhood Design has impressed me deeply. Actually, I have read some books about sociology in my undergraduate period and most of them were related to the neighborhood relationship…
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Sustainable Movement and Everyday life

Since I have study in UK, I am interesting in the lifestyle in European cities, especially the sustainable movement aspect, which is different from China, my hometown. Since the consideration about environmental issue, sustainable movement as a popular promotion in urban design, has a big effect in city life. Sustainable movement in urban design aspect…
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