Author Archives: vertur15

This time I’m going to write in italian, hoping it will be useful for those bloggers and users who can understand my native language! Dunque.. La mia seconda volta da osservatrice della Terrazza in via del Cortone è stata illuminante … Continue reading

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More than “a look at” Piazza IV Novembre

We did something really original last time we join Placemaking class, something I consider even “out of the box”. Working in pairs, we had to observe Piazza IV Novembre from different points of view and notice certain things in particular, … Continue reading

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About Jane Jacobs and safe streets

Jane Jacobs… a woman pretty stranger to me. I’ve never heard about her writings, cause she’s not really known in Italy aside from a few group of experts who actually learn from her work, I guess. If you google her … Continue reading

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Walking around Borgo Bello

I started Placemaking class at Umbra Institute having a rough idea of what we were actually going to do together. I chose to do it just because it felt like something original and challenging. After a brief and useful introduction … Continue reading

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