Journal article

Dementia, ageing, and the city: learning from the streets of Melbourne

Rebecca McLaughlan, Michael Annear, Alan Pert

ARQ-ARCHITECTURAL RESEARCH QUARTERLY | CAMBRIDGE UNIV PRESS | Published : 2018

Abstract

Two speculative projects for the urban realm are reviewed in relation to best practice in designing for people living with dementia, to identify limitations in contemporary design practice.

Grants

Awarded by Australian Research Council Linkage grant


Funding Acknowledgements

The '[un] prescribed hospital' studio (March to June, 2016) was taught by Alan Pert and Rebecca McLaughlan. The authors would like to extend their gratitude to following people who contributed their expertise to this studio: Corbett Lyon, Codey Lyon, Stefano Scalzo, Jonathan Daly, Julie Bernhardt, Pippa Soccio, Stephanie Liddicoat, Ahmed Sadek, Sarah Blaschke, and Catherine Caudwell. This studio formed part of a wider study funded by an Australian Research Council Linkage grant (LP140100202).