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Arcosanti – Mayer, Arizona, U.S.

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Name: Arcosanti
Location: Mayer, Arizona, U.S.
Architect: Paolo Soleri
Began Construction: 1970

AE Interest:  focus on arcology  [combines architecture and ecology];  highly integrated and compact 3D urban form  [opposite of suburban sprawl]; 7000 volunteers since 1970

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Written by Stephen Waters

September 10, 2014 at 2:34 pm

Posted in Under Construction

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