A podcast where we talk about global perspectives on spatial planning in practice and theory

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The Hospital

In this episode we talked with Hannes Frech and Constanze Frech about their experiences of hospitals from a planning perspective. They shared about their experience in hospitals in Austria, the challenges and opportunities from the perspective of smaller rural hospitals to the biggest hospital of the country in Vienna, Austria. What makes the health care system in your country challenging and what do you see as well done? Let us know in the comments.

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Between hostile & defensible design

Where do you draw the line? In this episode, we look at the historic routes and international dimensions of hostile design and defensible architecture. Let us know: What would you say? What makes a measure hostile to you? Have you noticed any in your city or town?

Hostile city design

Hostile city design

We explore what happens when cities, buildings, and public spaces are specifically designed to antagonize! And share approaches that try to circumvent hostile or defensive architecture.