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2018 | 11 | 1 | 55-69
Article title

„Parki jutra” – idea parku w projektach architektów nowoczesności

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Title variants
EN
“Parks of Tomorrow” – the Idea of Park in the Projects of the Architects of Modernity
Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
The article discusses the transformations of the idea of park in modernity. In the Age of Enlightenment Europe replaced the white of medieval cathedrals with the green of parks. A man, like Candide from Voltaire’s satire, started to “cultivate his garden,” changing private parks in public spaces. As a consequence of that process the idea of park as a place where you could experience beauty and pleasure completely “vanished”. Urban green spaces started to be determined by an efficacy parameter – which can be witnessed in Le Corbusier’s or Ebenezer Howard’s projects – thus opening the way for transforming former landscape parks into modern places of consumption: commercial parks and amusement parks.
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Year
Volume
11
Issue
1
Pages
55-69
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Dates
published
2018-06-29
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YADDA identifier
bwmeta1.element.ojs-issn-2353-0928-year-2018-volume-11-issue-1-article-8647
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