How do you continue to build in a city that is shrinking?
Cities want to prevent shrinkage at any cost or combat it with growth. Patchwork demonstrates the charm of an approach that is not focused on building. It shows the valuable context of a place filled with emptiness and oblivion, where stairs, chimneys, drainpipes and washing lines dominate the vista.
Built Environment, Eindhoven University of Technology
Researchers: Jos Bosman, Marcel Musch
Cliënt: Joost Glissenaar, Amsterdam