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Galería de Ganador EUROPAN12: Kalmar; Conservation, density and complexity - 9

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Utah's Rock Art Might Be Thousands of Years Younger Than We Thought

At Utah’s Canyonlands National Park, on a remote sandstone wall, limbless anthropomorphic figures look down like sentries on tourists and archaeologists alike. The orange-colored wraiths had, originally, been thought to be as much as 7,000 years old, but new testing has revealed a very different picture. It’s one of the most iconic works of Ancient American art. The figures are larger-than-life size, and are considered the defining example of Barrier Canyon style. It’s called the Great…

If you love great cities as I do, read The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs. She was an intellectual in the best sense of the word.

2. CULTURAL CENTER OF THE PHILIPPINES by Leandro Locsin.This bulding is iconic because it provides performance and exhibition venues for various local and international productions.This also showcase the culture of the filipino.

ALICE IN WONDERWALL – 32 DWELLINGS With this project for TEMPERE (Finland) the Italian architects Mariabruna Fabrizi, Fosco Lucarelli, Didier Numanovic were “runner up” at Europan 10.