:Urban Design

THE AUSTRALIAN GARDEN

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The Australian Garden is Australia’s newest Botanic Garden and is located 30km south of Melbourne at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Cranbourne. It is a garden that displays Australian flora in creative, interactive and educative ways.

WHEN A NATION ATE THEIR CITY

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One of the true formulations of town planning could be depicted by the formula: a single architecture / time. A little explanation: time – in some period of time, a city is born by buildings built side by side. If this process goes awry, as it is unfortunately the case in Serbia, the obtained result at the end is called antiurbanism and not urbanism, in which urban matrix does not occur but disappear. Insane and uncontrolled illegal buildings and constructions, which are the result of long-term corruption in the construction industry took its toll, and as a cancer consumed healthy parts of the urban potential.

NEW ISSUE /18/ URBAN AREAS / PORTFOLIO 33/33 COMPETITION

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In this issue we present winners of PORTFOLIO 33/33 competition, but also through this issue topic we are talking about urban areas as an integral parts of the urban city entities and their phenomena.

PUBLIC PARK THE HIGH LINE

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The High Line, in collaboration with James Corner Field Operations and Piet Oudolf, is a new 1.5-mile long public park built on an abandoned elevated railroad stretching from the Meatpacking District to the Hudson Rail Yards in Manhattan. Inspired by the melancholic, unruly beauty of this postindustrial ruin, where nature has reclaimed a once vital piece of urban infrastructure, the new park interprets its inheritance.