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He was inspired by Andres Duany
, an architect and urban planner who wrote Crowley's favorite book, "Suburb Nation.
The American behind the plans, architect Andres Duany
also designed the seaside village which became the SETFORTHEREALITYTVMOVIESATIRE The Truman Show.
New Urbanism theorist Andres Duany
introduces Talen (geographical sciences and urban planning, Arizona State U.
An intriguing possibility was raised by DPZ leader Andres Duany
and embraced in the charrette: Why not encourage the individual center city blocks --typically quite large at 400 by 400 meters--to become semi-autonomous "urban villages"?
Cuban-American exile Andres Duany
, a renowned architect and urban planner, is jockeying to get his share of Haiti's post-earthquake reconstruction business.
DPZ's principals, Andres Duany
and his wife, Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk, co-founded the Congress for New Urbanism, which The New York Times labeled "the most important collective architectural movement in the United States in the past 50 years.
The husband-and-wife team of town planners Andres Duany
and Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk are typically credited as the founders of new urbanism, a style of community design that embraces mixed use (commercial and residential) development in pedestrian-friendly and green space-rich neighborhoods-much like the old neighborhoods many baby-boomers remember before suburban sprawl made us all slaves to our cars.
The firm's founder, Andres Duany
, even penned a book titled "Suburban Nation.
Celebrated architect Andres Duany
defines a village as a place where many of the needs of daily life (grocery, school, cafe, hardware store, park, childcare center, transit stop and perhaps an ice cream shop, library or video store) are within a five-minute walk of home.
One of the first individuals to introduce the cottage concept was Miami-based architect Andres Duany
Elizabeth Plater-Zyberk and Andres Duany
, who've been really at the forefront of new urbanism, designed one of the first new urbanist communities in the country, called Seaside, in Florida (The Truman Show was filmed at Seaside).