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The Piazza Obsession

More words have probably been written about Piazza San Marco than any other urban outdoor space on earth!  The Piazza of Venice, there are no other ones in La Serenissima.   We Have Met the Enemy and He is … Us!  (Pogo) Do not let over … Continue reading

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Future Time and Past Time – The City

(Welcome!  This is the 7th post in the “Crafting Places” series, which began on October 4, 2010, with a “Preface”, accessible on-line at http://wp.me/pVUDj-np.  All published posts in the series can be accessed through the “Urban Design” sub-page “Crafting Places” of this “RenaissanceRules” site.) Antecedents and … Continue reading

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