Urban structure, scale and grain<br />Joe Holyoak<br />
The urban fabric, composed of <br />1. infrastructure, 2. plots and 3. building types<br />
Urban grain composed of street blocks of different size and configuration<br />
The 1859 Barcelona expansion (the Ensanche), composed of 120m square blocks<br />
Barcelona; a view in the Ensanche<br />
The old city of Barcelona; organic mediaeval growth produces fine-grained irregular blocks<br />
Barcelona; a view in the old city<br />
Brindleyplace, Birmingham; a permeable loose grid of small blocks, which are mostly  each composed of one building<br />
The analytical technique of tissue transfer; Brindleyplace as a piece of Amsterdam<br />
The analytical technique of tissue transfer; Brindleyplace as a piece of Venice<br />
Legible structure; a canal spine (Jordaan, Amsterdam)<br />
Legible structure; a grid of streets (the Colmore Estate, Birmingham, 1778)<br />
Legible structure; the neighbourhood square (Placa del Sol, Gracia, Barcelona)<br />
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Urban structure, scale and grain, Joe Holyoak

  1. 1. Urban structure, scale and grain<br />Joe Holyoak<br />
  2. 2. The urban fabric, composed of <br />1. infrastructure, 2. plots and 3. building types<br />
  3. 3. Urban grain composed of street blocks of different size and configuration<br />
  4. 4. The 1859 Barcelona expansion (the Ensanche), composed of 120m square blocks<br />
  5. 5. Barcelona; a view in the Ensanche<br />
  6. 6. The old city of Barcelona; organic mediaeval growth produces fine-grained irregular blocks<br />
  7. 7. Barcelona; a view in the old city<br />
  8. 8. Brindleyplace, Birmingham; a permeable loose grid of small blocks, which are mostly each composed of one building<br />
  9. 9. The analytical technique of tissue transfer; Brindleyplace as a piece of Amsterdam<br />
  10. 10. The analytical technique of tissue transfer; Brindleyplace as a piece of Venice<br />
  11. 11. Legible structure; a canal spine (Jordaan, Amsterdam)<br />
  12. 12. Legible structure; a grid of streets (the Colmore Estate, Birmingham, 1778)<br />
  13. 13. Legible structure; the neighbourhood square (Placa del Sol, Gracia, Barcelona)<br />
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