The invisible city lies beyond the horizon of the now; it occupies the imagination. In an effort to make the invisible more visible, local design professionals will share their visions for the unbuilt San Diego. This week, Eric Naslund, founding principal of Studio E Architects, sits down to re-imagine Paradise.Continue Reading The invisible city: re-imagining Paradise
A friend of mine used to tell a story about a furniture maker who could not grasp the idea of architects preparing as-built drawings after a building was constructed. He wondered why buildings were not just built as drawn instead – as his furniture was. This comment has stuck with me for years. It comes to mind, in a sense, when I think about the constant struggles cities and communities face in order to accommodate growth. So I ask:Continue Reading What if?