Aspects of the city emerge through the human interpretation and manipulation of it’s governing parameters. Political, infrastructural and technological shifts in metropolitan life encourage unexpected by-products to materialise. They are the by-products of designed environments; the organic moments where collective intuition and human nature interfere with the urban framework. These moments should warrant preservation as they represent democratic innovation caused by an opportunistic population. Highlighting these ‘counter-grid trajectories’ should provide a collective insight into the challenges or opportunities presented by emerging parameters and future infrastructure.
The manifestation of human superstition