Preserving Beirut: Ruin & Revival

Posted by on May 27, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

In a fascinating article, David Lepaska vividly describes the current state of ruin and revival in Beirut.  The impulse to save the remaining 20 percent of historically valuable buildings has come from the people who live there and with support from private money and local government cooperation.  This is a must read piece.  http://nextcity.org/features/view/beirut-downtown-historic-preservation-cities-middle-east-cities

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