Portugal-based architects Spaceworkers shared with us their proposal for a competition sponsored by the city of Maribor in Slovenia within the European Capital of Culture. The challenge was to create a footpath and cycling bridge in a place where the first bridge in this city once existed. More images and architect’s description after the break. A river-based city …on one side of the riverbank the memory of the old medieval city … on the other, the intent of modernity and the connection with the old city center. The needs of the place and its history define the subject of the intervention: to energize the city’s old historic centre by making it communicate with its new surrounding area, as well as with the rest of the city, by giving it a new soul and restoring the lost experiences from another time.
View moreView full description