Pleasant and Unpleasant are the way we feel our daily urban experience. Pleasant and Unpleasant represent the intangible qualities of our environment. A book for curious and really CRITIC mind!
“Unpleasant design is an accumulation of urban phenomena in which social control and its inherent design are playing a significant role in the way we perceive and engage in public, semi-public and semi-private space.
How to detect and subvert an unpleasant design?
Pleasant is a plateau; it is a state we would hope to achieve for long, stable, self-reinforced periods, describing not just a sudden moment or event of our lives, but a rationale and means for prolonging a wider system or network.
Pleasant describe the systemic shape of our lives, and the means, which things persist.”
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