Information Exchange: How Cities Renew, Rebuild and RememberISBN: 0972553525;
Book DescriptionAfter the attacks on the World Trade Center, the question of how cities renew, rebuild, and remember has become ever more pertinent. By placing the event within a global, cultural, and historical context, and examining the ways in which cities around the world have rebuilt in the wake of natural and man-made disasters, Van Alen Institute offers some possible answers to the question. Information Exchange explores a range of temporary and permanent public art and architecture projects built in the damaged cities of Berlin, Beirut, Kobe, Manchester, Sarajevo, Oklahoma City, and San Francisco by such firms as Germany's Schneider + Schumacher Architekten, New York's Eisenman Architects, England's EDAW Ltd., Oklahoma City's Butzer DesignPartnership, and Sarajevo's Ferhad Mulabegovic. At the center of Information Exchange is a roundtable discussion, "Retread or Reinvention: How Cities Change after Disaster," with participants including the director of the Temple...
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