The Life-Sized City

At the heart of every city is its citizens. Our perception of cities is slowly changing from a model of mathematical engineering to a human habitat where urban spaces have the potential to be healthy, attractive, interesting and efficient. In this six-part series, urban design expert Mikael Colville-Andersen explores the anatomy and vibrancy of the modern metropolis, highlighting pockets of life-sized goodness in cities around the world.

Episodes

Air Date: September 15, 2020 - 52:00
The capital of Taiwan is a young city undergoing rapid change and development within a fragile governmental framework.
Air Date: September 08, 2020 - 52:00
Despite Argentina's history of political and economic upheaval, the nation's capital Buenos Aires has remained relatively stable.