EDGE DEVELOPMENT DUAL NATURE EDGE

Windows in buildings on the edge of urban agriculture sites offer views with different characteristics. The view towards urban agriculture presents an image, which is rural in character. Windows facing other directions present an image urban in character. Thus, within a given building different conditions may be experienced, setting up different moods in different spaces.

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image113"This transition from a rural or natural condition to an urban condition, which occurs in plan, is not unlike the articulation of space made by the classical division of a building vertically into base, piano nobile and attic.

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A cycle path shaded by a wall runs alongside the Cuatro Caminos organoponico in Cienfuegos.