All posts tagged heritage

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The theory of design psychology proposes that by identifying specific positive spatial associations in a person's history, we can design new buildings with a more sensitive relationship to their users. But can a coherent set of highly positive associations be isolated in a public urban setting? Read more
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Most of the history of cities is underground. Evidence of foundations below the surface can tell us what buildings used to be on the site, and artifacts could reveal what life was like for a building’s occupants. These discoveries don't just provide historical insight - they can also influence current urban development. Read more