[Essay] Shaping the Way we Live in Cities (C3 no.404)


Anna Roos

C3 no.404 pp.14-19 (6 pages)



Shaping the Way we Live in Cities _ Anna Roos

For such a small word, home is laden with meaning: dwelling, identity, family, wellbeing, property, refuge, shelter, both physically and psychologically, aspiration, rootedness, belonging, hope… How can architects embody all these evocative ideas in their designs without being overwhelmed by the enormity of the responsibility of designing homes for the masses? […]