In some   Latin American   cities , the processes of  evolution have 
 been built   from the   previous   destruction of   urban fabric . This phenomenon  seems to   reappear in   some cities,   especially in the case   of Caracas, the city
where I live,   generating  in its inhabitants  a sense of   transience and   lack of identification with   icons and images 
 that would bring a sense of  place and  permanence
in time .
       
     
Chacaito Before and additions
       
     
La Carlota,  Park, Lake and Mountain
       
     
Avenida Bolivar, Museo de Bellas Artes
       
     
    The place's identity and the ways to
incorporate the landscape.
       
     
  
 In some   Latin American   cities , the processes of  evolution have 
 been built   from the   previous   destruction of   urban fabric . This phenomenon  seems to   reappear in   some cities,   especially in the case   of Caracas, the city
where I live,   generating  in its inhabitants  a sense of   transience and   lack of identification with   icons and images 
 that would bring a sense of  place and  permanence
in time .
       
     

In some Latin American cities, the processes of evolution have been built from the previous destruction of urban fabric. This phenomenon seems to reappear in some cities, especially in the case of Caracas, the city where I live, generating in its inhabitants a sense of transience and lack of identification with icons and images that would bring a sense of place and permanence in time.

Chacaito Before and additions
       
     
Chacaito Before and additions

 

In my work of Perception and Image of cities as a tool for taking actions in Urban Design, I discovered the importance of approaching the design process of the city through the common images that its inhabitants share.

La Carlota,  Park, Lake and Mountain
       
     
La Carlota, Park, Lake and Mountain

 

A pivotal aspect of a place’s identity is the relation with its landscape, providing its inhabitants with a sense of belonging and differentiation with other places that make their own city unique and proprietary.

Avenida Bolivar, Museo de Bellas Artes
       
     
Avenida Bolivar, Museo de Bellas Artes
    The place's identity and the ways to
incorporate the landscape.
       
     

 

The place's identity and the ways to incorporate the landscape.