What is shared space design

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What is shared space design

  1. 1. Shared Space Norman W. Garrick A New Urbanist Approach to Street Design
  2. 2. Shared Spaces is a challenge questioning how urban space is currently used
  3. 3. In shared space design signs, signal, lines play a subordinate role
  4. 4. However the real issues is that shared space is a re-definition of how urban space is used
  5. 5. Storrs, Connecticut 1950s Subdivision
  6. 6. Rockport, Cape Ann, Massachusetts
  7. 7. Hans Monderman was inspired by these types of traditional places in conceptualizing Shared Spaces
  8. 8. According to Hans the best public spaces and streets are ones where human behavior governors how the space is used
  9. 9. Contemporary traffic engineering is based on regulation and control From Presentation by Koop Kerkstra
  10. 10. A design where Human Behavior controls how the space is used
  11. 11. Monderman conceptualize design as being based on System Time
  12. 12. … . or Context Time
  13. 13. System Time <ul><li>Traffic Behavior Governs </li></ul><ul><li>Single purpose </li></ul><ul><li>Regulated </li></ul><ul><li>Impersonal </li></ul><ul><li>Uniform </li></ul><ul><li>Predictable </li></ul>
  14. 14. Context Time <ul><li>Social Behavior Governs </li></ul><ul><li>Multi-functional </li></ul><ul><li>Culturally defined </li></ul><ul><li>Personal </li></ul><ul><li>Diverse </li></ul><ul><li>Unpredictable </li></ul>
  15. 15. Conventional Design is a Bad Fit for Context Time A Round Peg in a Square Hole
  16. 16. Shared Space Design Fits Context Time
  17. 17. Die Laweiplein, Drachten, The Netherland
  18. 18. From Presentation by Koop Kerkstra
  19. 19. Deregulating Drachten From Presentation by Koop Kerkstra
  20. 20. From Presentation by Koop Kerkstra
  21. 21. From Presentation by Koop Kerkstra
  22. 22. From Presentation by Koop Kerkstra
  23. 23. http://www.fietsberaad.nl/library/repository/bestanden/Evaluation%20Laweiplein.pdf
  24. 24. Assessing the Laweiplein <ul><li>Less congestion - time through the intersection decrease by about 50% </li></ul><ul><li>Relatively constant traffic speed </li></ul><ul><li>Vehicles cede priority to bikes and pedestrians </li></ul><ul><li>Fewer traffic accidents </li></ul><ul><li>Higher quality of public space </li></ul>
  25. 29. https://193.36.20.125/EnvironmentalServices/general/hskbeforeafter_photo03.asp
  26. 30. https://193.36.20.125/EnvironmentalServices/general/hskbeforeafter_photo03.asp
  27. 31. https://193.36.20.125/EnvironmentalServices/general/hskbeforeafter_photo03.asp
  28. 32. https://193.36.20.125/EnvironmentalServices/general/hskbeforeafter_photo03.asp
  29. 33. Kensington High

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