Large to Small: an application of an urban design theory

by guy keulemans on November 21, 2008

Fumihiko Maki Metabolist system of urban design breaks down the structure into 3 areas.
compositional form – individual elements that mold and adapt to the next level of megastructure:


megastructure – a larger network of forms that give unify compositional form and create shape and pattern:


and group form, a system of megastructure linkages that create dynamic and flexible urban tapestry, or in this case, tiling:

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