Life Between Buildings by Jan Gehl

  • Publisher Island Press
  • ISBN 9781597268271
  • Year 2011

This book is part of Test Unit reading list, a summer school and events programme exploring art, design, architecture and the city. Taking place in Glasgow 3rd – 9th July 2016.


“. . .thoughtful, beautiful, and enlightening…”
—Jane Jacobs

“This book will have a lasting infl uence on the future quality of public open spaces. By helping us better understand the larger public life of cities, Life between Buildings can only move us toward more lively and healthy public places. Buy this book, fi nd a comfortable place to sit in a public park or plaza, begin reading, look around. You will be surprised at how you will start to see (and design) the world differently.”
—Landscape Architecture –

See more at: Island Press.

Test Unit