Urban designer Ton Schaap discusses issues typical of the series of housing ensembles characterized by the new open space, including the history of the projects and the question of whether the new open space was an explicit part of the assignment.
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About Olv Klijn
Olv Klijn (b. 1973) studied architecture at Eindhoven University of Technology. He has written articles for various architecture magazines, including de Architect, and worked as a junior architect for OMA in Rotterdam. In 2007, he cofounded .FABRIC, an architecture and urban design practice. Klijn is the ghostwriter of Agenda, a monograph on the history of the architecture firm VMX, published in 2007.