The Urban as a Rationality

Introductory remarks for What Is the Urban? Registers of a World Interior Full symposium playlist here.

Scales of Urban Design

Where does architectural design end and urban design begin? Where does urban design end and regional planning begin? Can architecture alone constitute urban design? Can certain hand-held technologies become central objects of urban design discourse and practice? If urbanization today has become planetary in scale, can we now consider the entire surface of the earth to be the object of urban design?