The Culture and Craft of Practical Urbanism

Book - 2017
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"Drawing on six years as the editor of Urban Omnibus, one of the leading publications charting innovations in urban practice, Shepard explores a broad variety of projects in New York, a city at the forefront of experimental and practical research: a constructed wetland in Staten Island, a workforce development and technology program in Red Hook, Brooklyn, a public art installation in a Bronx housing project, a housing advocacy initiative in Jackson Heights, Queens. These and a wide variety of other examples in Citymakers comprise a cross-disciplinary, from-the-ground-up approach that encourage better choices for cities of the future"--
Publisher: New York, NY :, The Monacelli Press, in association with the Architectural League of New York, 2017.
ISBN: 9781580934855
Branch Call Number: 307.1216097 SH
Characteristics: 296 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Genevro, Rosalie


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