Submitted by Marco Casagrande

Treasure Hill

Taiwan Architecture News - Mar 10, 2010 - 14:40   5241 views


A formally illegal settlement of urban farmers in Taipei, Taiwan. After a participatory planning action between Casagrande Laboratory, local NGOs, Treasure Hill community and Taipei City Government the area has been restored into a model community of environmentally sustainable urban living in Taiwan. A must-see location by New York Times. The legitimation and restoration process started in 2003 and was finished 2010.