The New Amsterdam Style

Book: 18 Perspectives on Designing Cities for Al (2021)

If one thing has become apparent in the past few years – and the current COVID-19 pandemic even amplified this – it is the existing societal problems around issues of inequality, and the resulting injustice, segregation, and exclusion. The awareness is growing that radical changes are necessary to achieve a fair, safe and healthy living environment for everyone. How can designers contribute to the creation of these cities for, and by everyone? 18 Perspectives on Designing Cities for All holds eighteen essays by authors committed to creating cities of belonging, where everybody feels and is allowed to feel at home. These inspiring essays will help you understand how design is part of the problem, but also holds the key to the solution.