Matthias Armengaud is an architect, landscape architect and urban planner. As a partner at AWP he leads a number of projects of public realm and territorial planning, infrastructure design and cultural facilities, both in France and other countries. Founding director of MTMA, an urban-trend-forecasting agency and a consultant on future cities for a number of institutions. Founder of the 'Troll' nighttime mobility label. Visiting professor at the ENSPAV (Versailles), Elisava (Barcelona), NABA (Milan).
This book shows how night redefines the framework of thought and action in the realm of the imaginary, of territorial planning and of the practice of landscape, the aim being to arrive at a contemporary urbanism based on perceptual experience.
The book is structured in three parts: the...