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"The formation of landscape and the transportation infrastructures" Nora Okka

The subject of this paper is the participation of the architectural thought in the, the interpretation, the design and the formation of landscape.

The study of the complexity of the transportation infrastructures, that the contemporary urban condition implies, is part of the general research for tools of understanding and interpretation of this condition.

The theoretical basis of this paper is the thesis that the relation to infrastructure is a cultural relation. According to this I refer to the origins of the relation to the contemporary landscape and i explain why it is an architectural relation.

The aim of this paper is connected with the ascertainment that landscape, the perception of landscape and the request for it are matters of cultural meaning