Project Details

Category

Architecture


Purpose

MProf (Arch) Project


Date Added

Dec 15, 2015


Project Brief

CHALLENGING PRECONCEPTION

PREOCCUPIED WITH CHALLENGING THE EXISTING URBAN CONDITION THE GROUP SET OUT TO CHALLENGE INDIVIDUAL PREJUDICE TOWARDS THE EXISTING URBAN CLIMATE. THUS, A HYPOTHETICAL EXPLORATION OF PRETORIA’S EXISTING CONDITION WAS UNDERTAKEN IN ORDER TO PROVE OR DISPROVE ANY INHERENT BIAS.

URBAN VISION STRATEGY

THE STRATEGY IS AIMED AT ESTABLISHING AN INTERCONNECTED RELATIONSHIP THROUGHOUT THE INVESTIGATION FROM A MACRO TO MICRO LEVEL AND PROVIDES THE FRAMEWORK FOR THE URBAN VISION. THIS STRATEGY ALSO ENSURES A SYNTHESIS OF ALL THREE PROPOSED INTERVENTIONS AND PROVIDES A COMBINED EFFORT ON ESTABLISHING A DIALOGUE BETWEEN URBAN AND ARCHITECTURAL ISSUES PREVALENT IN PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA.

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