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Creating Places for People

Mehron Kirk

Abstract


The design of places has a huge impact on the success of urban areas. It has a role in helping develop a vision and identity within the built environment.  Designing public spaces must be centred around the place - its physical characteristics, activities that happen within it, and the emotional reaction of a place. The success of places is governed by the perception of those who use it; we can influence this as designers and continue to create places where people want to live, work, learn and play.


Keywords


vision; identity; place; perception; success



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7480/projectbaikal.35.23

DOI (PDF (Русский)): http://dx.doi.org/10.7480/projectbaikal.35.23.23



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