Studio type layouts provide for lecture and lab areas within the same classroom while maximizing flexibility for the user. The shared prep areas between the Biology classrooms include interior borrowed light glazing for direct sightlines between spaces, as well as for student views to the laboratory equipment contained within. http-_www.archdaily.com_181020_sustainable-urban-science-center-smp-architects_ (jack kennedy)
The process of city-making belongs to citizens today more than yesterday: communities take ownership of their environment and by means of low resources, awareness and creativity answer their needs. Handmade Urbanism focuses on five emerging cities -Mumbai, Cape Town, Mexico City, Istanbul and São Paulo - and describes the potential of urban transformation embedded in small-scale initiatives.