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Nov 29 2022

The Interface Plan (cont), Lost Providence – David Brussat

The second half of Chapter 17, “The Interface Plan,” opens with a continuation of comments on architectural trends in the ...

Nov 22 2022

The Interface Plan of 1974, Lost Providence – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There, contributing writer Photo: Rhode Islanders shopping on Westminster St during Christmas season, 1950. ...

Nov 17 2022

The College Hill Study, part 2, Lost Providence – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There, contributing writer Illustration of proposed modernist infill development on College Hill. (Author’s archives) ...

Nov 15 2022

The College Hill Study, part 1, Lost Providence – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There, contributing writer Photo: This is the first half of the second chapter in ...

Nov 8 2022

Downtown Providence 1970 – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There Photo: proposed Westminster Mall is from Downtown Providence 1970. (Author’s archives) This is ...

Oct 31 2022

Lost Providence – trials and triumphs in urban planning – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There, contributing writer on architecture Photo: Aerial view from Downtown Providence 1970 Plan, announced ...

Oct 18 2022

Light the way, Providence – David Brussat

Editor's Note: We publish this the morning after a tax deal was voted for by the Providence City Council and ...

Oct 8 2022

Hope Street Bike Trail trial. Safety is not its purpose – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There – contributing writer For a week concluding tomorrow, Hope Street between Olney and ...

Oct 1 2022

As Franklin said, “A beautiful city, Ma’am, if you can keep it.”- David Brussat

Photo: Raised river walk of boardwalk with chain-link fencing, its ugliness mitigated by ugly building. (City) Forces are gathering to ...

Sep 24 2022

Morris Nathanson, R.I.P. – David Brussat

by David Brussat, Architecture Here and There - contributing writer (Editor's Note: Brussat submits this testimony on the morning of ...