some emergent markets

urban forest by Daphne Lasky
July 5, 2010, 10:24 pm
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We walked by Place Maubert today, scouting out the street in advance of tomorrow’s market. The skeletal beginnings of market stalls (so different from those in Rome!) already inhabited the median and spilled into the street.


My favorite part of the set-up was the way the scaffolding wove its way around the site’s trees. The effect was a bit forest-like, with steel and asphalt subbing in for tree bark and moss.


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[…] Uncategorized | Tags: field, Paris, shade, trees After our first visit to the Maubert market, I wrote that I loved the relationship between trees and the market stall scaffolding. Having now had a few […]

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