poor architecture not in touch with forefathers' zionist idealism - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Agustí
    • 02.09.10 | 13:16 (IDT)

    Every new buiding, every new road, is a inedible scratch on earth. In my opinion, the saddest side of this issue, is that, having the chance to plan a community starting from scratch, advanced architectsshouldn't have wasted the opportunity to develop an advanced architectural program, including integration into landscape, recovery, vanguardist reinterpretation and continuity of traditional mideast architecture, social interaction facilities, etc.. Instead, settlements look rather like bare USA suburbs. Settlement should be demolished, but not for propalestinian political reasons, but becouse of their poor planning and lack of architectural quality, which leads to failure in building an idealist jewish society, more intouch with the zionist leftish (yes, leftish) utopian forefathers.

    from the article: Architects out of Ariel
    First published 02:58 02.09.10 | Last updated 02:58 02.09.10
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