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Himmel aus Beton - Skies of Concrete. Park Books Zürich
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Himmel aus Beton - Skies of Concrete. Park Books Zürich   2015

Erlacher’s images deliberately show us little of the activity that is taking place on top of these structures, where cars and pedestrians are presumably passing as the architects and urban planners intended.
Instead, it seems almost as if the great gray structures, brutalist and ubiquitous, have been built for some other species, while humans have been left to carve out a life in what remains below. But if these scenes are testaments to the eerie effects of urbanization, they also celebrate the resourcefulness and ingenuity of those who continue to ride horses or grow flowers in leftover spaces.
THE NEW YORKER
WIRED Laura Mallonee
THE ATLANTIC - CITY LAB Tanvi Misra
FASTCODESIGN Meg Miller
SLATE David Rosenberg
HYPERALLERGIC Allision Meier
BAUWELT Bettina Maria Brosowsky
CREATIVE BOOM Katy Cowan
FEATURE SHOOT Eva Clifford
DOMUS
IGNANT Jessica Jungbauer
SÜDDEUTSCHE ZEITUNG Carolin Gasteiger
DE STANDAARD
DER STANDARD Gregor Auenhammer