The Medicalization of Architecture

Is There an Urban Solution to Today’s Health Woes?

Living increasingly sedentary lifestyles in an increasingly toxic world is clearly taking its toll on our health. Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture, currently showing at the Canadian Centre for Architecture, explores the “complexity of today’s interrelated and emerging health problems juxtaposed with a variety of proposed architectural and urban solutions.” Can a cure for what ails us be found in the built environment?

Read “Life Support: Can Architecture Make Us Healthy” by Mark Lamster at Design Observer.

Visit Imperfect Health: The Medicalization of Architecture at the Canadian Centre for Architecture.


October 24, 2011 | 1 Comment

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