Julio Mario Santodomingo Library’s Public Space

  • Diana Wiesner


Public Libraries located in Bogotá the capital of the Republic of at 2650 m above sea level made a good contribution to public space in the northen districts with limited public and green spaces. More than a library public space offers possibilities to young people to have a nice green and permeable space full of native nature. The ultimate aim of the design is to contribute as a proposal in introducing biodiversity giving value to the spontaneous and wild forgotten species as well as recicled materials.

Author Biography

Diana Wiesner

architect, landscape designer, director and founder of Fundacion Cerros de Bogotá (Columbia)

How to Cite
WIESNER, Diana. Julio Mario Santodomingo Library’s Public Space. project baikal, Russian Federation, n. 35, p. 88-89, jan. 2013. ISSN 2309-3072. Available at: <http://www.projectbaikal.com/index.php/pb/article/view/22>. Date accessed: 16 july 2020. doi: https://doi.org/10.7480/projectbaikal.35.22.


public equipment; public space; green infrastructure; landscape ecology; urban biodiversity; public library; landscape design; Bogota; Colombia