Friday Faves! 5 Things to Watch and Read

This week’s Friday Faves…enjoy!

Peripheral Landscapes – Architect Sarah Lorenze and Plasmatic’s video on how Mexico City’s informal development has redefined the city’s urban, social and economic limits.

Manifest Destiny: A Guide to the Essential Indifference of American Suburban Housing – Another great entry and expressive visual commentary on suburbia from Places Design Observer

Cities on Speed – In case you hadn’t heard of it, the documentary series Cities on Speed chronicling the growth of megacities Mumbai, Shanghai, Bogotá and Cairo.

Sprawl Repair Manual by Galina Tachieva offers a set of tools to transform fragmented urban contexts in complete communities.

Caracas, The Informal City – And yet more on the informal city, this time Caracas, in a six-part series by Urban Think Tank

Have a great weekend!


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