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atelier_URBAN DESIGN

BLURRING BOUNDARIES

TransMix

group no. 1_chongDU_andreeaPOPA_zhenQUAN


1:2000 strategic masterplan

A

E

C

B

D

city center border

main public spaces

main axes

transitions

square’s connection

cycling routes

selected areas


Strategy

Actual situation: the city with a ring-like organisation, which leads to the presence of a strong boundary.

C

Proposed solution: by emphasising the axes connecting important open spaces and public functions.

Intervention: transition area C, located along one main axis connecting the city center and the residential area.


Accessibility

Analysis

arterial

collector road

main cycling route

local street

main functions


Functions

public green area

church

public services

school

hospital


cars circulation drop-off area

Circulation

pedestrians circulation bike rakes


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Organisation


Design actions

1. Transition passages city center-residential


2. Spaces defined


3. Connections encouraging the flow


4. Urban furniture added


A

B

A

B

Plan View 1:200


Section A-A 1:200


Section B-B 1:200


a

Details

Plan view

b

a

b

1:20


1. Drainage system 2. Cobble stone 80mm 3. Gravel layer 250mm 4. Earth 5

5. Dark oak wood 30x30mm 6. Stone slab 6. Concrete

1 2

6 +0.15 +0.00

3

4

Section a-a

1:20

7


+0.75 +0.45

+0.00

Section b-b

1:20


Design Focus

Fence Desks and benches

1.5m 1m

Info point Low openings for children

+ Bike station


Info point and resting area are mixed and provided due to the necessity of people to have an enjoyble place where to gather and to post and get informed.


Active area on a lower level. The present bollards are combining two functions: protection and resting.


Bike ranks provided due to the need of people arriving in this place, to leave their bikes when they enter into the city center. Area dedicated to events, in particular to the yearly local festival of pepper. During the year, it can be used differently according to the needs.


Multifunctional area designed for multiple categories of users.

Urban Design Studio  

1st Assignment_Blurring boundaries

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