The Urbanism of the Large, Larger, Largest Buildings


Big box retail stores, university buildings, hospital campuses, "mega-churches" and sports stadiums are all affecting development patterns within our cities, towns, neighborhoods, blocks and streets. The immense presence of these specialized building types is profound and cannot be ignored. Where do they fit in the Transect? How can they do so successfully?

Patrick L. Pinnell, Principal, PatrickL. Pinnell AIA / Architecture & Town Planning LLC
David Greusel, Principal, HOK Sport Venue Event
Erik Anderson, Design Principal, HOK
Stephen Luoni, Director, University of Arkansas Community Design Center

BigBoxRetail.pdf1.5 MB
Gruesel-Elephants.pdf3.53 MB
UrbanismofLargeBuildings.m4a13.08 MB
P_NMH-CNU-April08.pdf5.35 MB