Hawai’i’s Shared Futures By Vision Foresight Strategy

Designing Cities from Scratch

Wired magazine featured the back story to the upcoming Chinese city of Dongtan, a metropolis about the size of Manhattan to be designed and built from scratch on Chongming Island. The firm Arup has approached the project as a closed ecosystem, employing urban planners, economists, environmental experts and others to create a more comprehensive and systemic approach to designing a city for the 21st Century. Learn more.


Filed under: Built Environment

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: