Bailey Plaza at Cornell University: an acre of surface parking into a thriving university commons by Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates. Click image for source and visit the Slow Ottawa 'For Free' board for more people-friendly spaces.
Designed by Vo Trong Nhia Architects to provide flexible events spaces for local residents. Located on an artificial islet in the east of the city, the Diamond Island Community Hall will eventually comprise eight bamboo domes.
The project involves the redevelopment of a vacant 30 years old building located in a central area within the city of Santiago, specifically in Providencia county,which is transformed into a building housing 7 apartments.