15 A1

A1 video design statement This project considers how to combine urban farming into the plan of new Xiong’An using neural style transfer. Most investment strategies are based on the principle of diversification— to reduce risk, create a portfolio that includes multiple investments. That said, our current food system does just the opposite. Its success depends […]

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Fields 04

Background Based on the paper The Spatial Planning of Community Food System in Future Productive City written by CY Yang, an area of 108 sqm is enough to grow fruit and vegetable to feed an adult. According to my previous research on urban farming, people living in cities do farming and gardening for leisure and […]

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Research Question, Tracy Chan

Xiong’An + urban farming = ? GARDEN CITY The garden city movement is a method of urban planning in which self-contained communities are surrounded by “greenbelts“, containing proportionate areas of residences, industry, and agriculture. The idea was initiated in 1898 by Ebenezer Howard in the United Kingdom and aims to capture the primary benefits of a countryside environment and a city environment while […]

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Tracy Chan on Bridal, James: New Dark Age: Chapter 5 Complexity

Chapter 5 Complexity mainly talks about technological obscurity and inequality. On the topic technological obscurity, the author discussed the darkness in modern financial system, the troubles made by algorithms and the security problem caused by smart home products. Firstly, in the era of digital finance, big companies spend millions to build faster network and trade […]

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