publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

Urban landscape infrastructures: Designing operative landscape structures for the built environment

Nijhuis, Steffen; Jauslin, Daniel;
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  • Published: 27 Apr 2015
  • Publisher: TU Delft
  • Country: Netherlands
Abstract
This paper explores infrastructure as a type of landscape and landscape as a type of infrastructure. The hybridisation of the two concepts, landscape and infrastructure, seeks to redefine infrastructure beyond its strictly utilitarian definition, while allowing design disciplines to gain operative force in territorial transformation processes. This paper aims to put forward urban landscape infrastructures as a design concept, considering them as armatures for urban development and for facilitating functional, social and ecological interactions. It seeks to redefine infrastructural design as an interdisciplinary design effort to establish a local identity through...
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free text keywords: landscape infrastructure, flowscapes, design, urbanism, transport, green infrastructure, infrastructural urbanism, landscape architecture, systems thinking, architecture, regional design, infrastructure, landscape infrastructure; flowscapes; design; urbanism; transport; green infrastructure; infrastructural urbanism; landscape architecture; systems thinking; architecture; regional design; infrastructure
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Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015

Urban landscape infrastructures: Designing operative landscape structures for the built environment

Nijhuis, Steffen; Jauslin, Daniel;