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Pocket park as an urban place-making

Mohd Hussain, Mohd Ramzi and Mohd Fazir, Nor Fatin Diana and Zainan, Nadia Aqma (2020) Pocket park as an urban place-making. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Sciences and Advanced Technology, 1 (2). pp. 55-59. ISSN 2708-0587

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Abstract

The paper presents the theoretical framework of what is the potential of a pocket park as an urban place-making. The paper is divided into three main sections which is section 1 discusses the introduction of the pocket park, which includes the definition, types and the elements that can be found at the pocket parks. In section 2, the pocket park is further elaborated as a space in an urban area, which explains the functions, characteristics and the importance of pocket park in the urban area. Section 3, will clarify what is the pocket park as an urban place-making, which explains the concept, roles and examples of activities and townscape in the pocket park for urban place-making. Based on the reviews, it is hoped that the paper will be a useful addition to the body of knowledge on the potential of a pocket park as a public realm to create an urban place-making.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 3177/79606
Uncontrolled Keywords: pocket park, urban place-making, the importance, characteristics
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA2542.35 Environmental aspect of architecture
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA2542.36 Sustainable architecture
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA9000 Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying
N Fine Arts > NA Architecture > NA9000 Aesthetics of cities. City planning and beautifying > NA9080 Urban planners
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design > Department of Landscape Architecture
Kulliyyah of Architecture and Environmental Design
Depositing User: Dr Mohd Ramzi Mohd Hussain
Date Deposited: 15 Apr 2020 15:33
Last Modified: 15 Apr 2020 15:33
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/79606

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