AdHoc Urbanism without Planning?
"The dreams which accompany all human actions
should be nurtured by the places in which people live."
Charles W. Moore, architect. On the
need for buildings to reflect circumstance and place.
New York Times, December 17, 1993
More Examples:Taipei and
General Introduction and History
Architecture in Taipei
in Chinese (http://www.geocities.com/SoHo/Square/7120/ ) Highly
recommended. Introducing the past and present of different
areas of Taipei.
and Sights in Taipei
and Essays on Taipei and Urban Design
recommended. Including famous architecture in Taiwan
over all the historical periods.
is a very informative site, introducing architecture all over the world,
bibliography, as well as local architects and construction companies.
about architecture during the Japanese period, with pictures and analysis.