Trafalgar Square

“ A  measure  of  a  city ’s  greatness  is  to  be  found  in  the  quality  of  its  public  spaces,
  its  parks  and  squares . . . ” - John Ruskin

 

Public Urban Spaces: Squares

  • SOCIAL And CULTURAL Effect Of Square:
    • An oasis for office workers, tourists, children. Venue for social interaction.
  •  VISUAL Effect of Square:
    • Unifies architecture, open spaces and street interfaces. Contributes green spaces in the city.
  •  ENVIRONMENTAL Effect of a Square:
    • Breathing spaces in an urban fabric.
  •  ECONOMIC Effect of a Square:
    • Supports Tourism, improves quality of historic areas and buildings.

 

Public Spaces : Evolution with Time