lasVegas matt

50 %
50 %
Information about lasVegas matt
Entertainment

Published on January 18, 2009

Author: yukat

Source: authorstream.com

Slide 2: LAS VEGAS Recombinant Urbanism – Spring 2008 Kevin Wei, Jenny Chou, Elena Vanz, J. Matt Thomas Sign of Illusion Slide 3: Latitudes of IllusionGlobal Entertainment nodes : Casino cities and Worlds of Disney Slide 4: Las Vegas as pit-stop Early settlers of Las Vegas Slide 5: ENCLAVES: Frontier towns ARMATURES: Santa Fe Trail and Union Pacific Railroad HETERTOPIA: The locations of these enclaves/Frontier towns are determined and supported by the armatures/trail & railroads 1900: Mormon migration & Union Pacific Railroad 1830 : Santa Fe Trail 1905: Fremont Street at Railroad Depot Reaching Westward Slide 6: 1900: Mormon migration & Union Pacific Railroad 1905: Fremont Street at Railroad Depot ENCLAVES: Railroad Depot ARMATURES: Fremont Street HETERTOPIA: Introduction of the Depot supported the development of the armature extending out, eventually becoming a new city grid New Settlement Slide 7: Las Vegas as work camp Federal Projects and birth of the strip Slide 8: 1930 : Los Angeles Highway and Government Projects Boulder Dam (Hoover Dam) Begins construction 1940: Henderson Workers Town Established Casinos building on south of town to avoid taxes Eventually they fund paving strip to state line McWilliams Township ENCLAVES: New Federal Projects create working camps ARMATURES: Las Vegas Strip is paved HETERTOPIA: The introduction of large Federal projects brings large populations to the Las Vegas area, increasing the activity, prompting the expansion of the strip. Federal Support Systems Slide 9: Las Vegas as sin city Entertainment City Slide 10: 1950’s : Growth of the Strip Convention Center built 1960’s : McCarran Airport opens for public use 1970’s : The Strip as “Over-the -Top” attractor ENCLAVES: Las Vegas Strip and Convention Center as Node for Entertainment ARMATURES: Increase of Casinos strengthens Strip HETERTOPIA: Casino/Convention Center Hub creates attractor for tourism, expanding the Strip and creating greater use of Airport Destination for Fun Slide 11: Las Vegas as family-friendly Slide 12: 1980’s – 1990’s : Introduction of Mega-Resort with big name entertainment and family activities Mega-Resorts ENCLAVES: Las Vegas Strip as Node for Entertainment ARMATURES: Increase of Casinos strengthens Strip HETERTOPIA: Casino/Convention Center Hub creates attractor for tourism with diverse themes and new typologies Slide 13: Las Vegas as lifestyle center lifestyle centers Slide 14: 2000’s : Las Vegas Mono Rail Company opens 4-mile monorail with plans to extend to airport City Center breaks ground ENCLAVES: Las Vegas Strip and Convention Center as Node for Entertainment ARMATURES: Increase of Casinos strengthens Strip and introduces the Monorail HETERTOPIA: Casinos continue to expand The Strip, introduces public transportation within itself, thus new lifestyle of living New Vegas Lifestyle Public Spaces of Illusion : Public Spaces of Illusion “The greatest city in Las Vegas” : “The greatest city in Las Vegas” New York - New York Hotel and Casino: 1997 Slide 17: Casino city ENCLAVES: Multiple enclaves (restaurants, theaters, shops) are located off central casino hall ARMATURES: All armatures (pathways) lead to the casino hall HETERTOPIA: The central enclave (casino hall) has enhanced flow and thus USE due to strategic location of armatures The Glitter Gulch : The Glitter Gulch The Fremont Street Experience: 1995 Slide 19: Techno Illusion ENCLAVES: Enclave of visual illusions ARMATURES: Armature as enclave (actually going nowhere) HETERTOPIA: Elements of enclave and armature are blurred as is reality of where you are and what you are experiencing Teatro Olimpico : Palladio City as Work of Art : City as Work of Art City Center : Art and Culture come to Vegas Slide 21: Vegas Develops a Higher Culture ENCLAVES: Center within Center within Center ARMATURES: The Vegas Strip as new living address HETERTOPIA: Entertainment as source of growth, urban diversification and lifestyle of illusion Cyber Reality : Cyber Reality Vegas Entertainment Center as Virtual Space: no-place and illegal Slide 23: LAS VEGAS

Add a comment

Related presentations

Related pages

photo1.jpg - Bild von Matt Goss, Las Vegas - TripAdvisor

Bild von Matt Goss, Las Vegas: photo1.jpg - Schauen Sie sich 50.072 authentische Fotos und Videos von Matt Goss an, die von TripAdvisor-Mitgliedern gemacht ...
Read more

The Gossy Room - Bild von Matt Goss, Las Vegas – TripAdvisor

Bild von Matt Goss, Las Vegas: The Gossy Room - Schauen Sie sich 50.288 authentische Fotos und Videos von Matt Goss an, die von TripAdvisor-Mitgliedern ...
Read more

Matt Goss - Lovely Las Vegas ( HD ) - YouTube

The Official music video for Lovely Las Vegas Matt Goss wrote this song for the theme tune to the Fox 5 MORE TV Show. It is a daily ...
Read more

Mat Franco - Vegas.com - Las Vegas Hotels, Shows, Tours ...

Find the best prices on Mat Franco tickets and get detailed customer reviews, videos, photos, showtimes and more at Vegas.com.
Read more

Matt Goss (Las Vegas, NV): Address, Phone Number, Tickets ...

Book your tickets online for Matt Goss, Las Vegas: See 315 reviews, articles, and 70 photos of Matt Goss, ranked No.73 on TripAdvisor among 236 ...
Read more

Matt Bear, Las Vegas - CBRE United States - Commercial ...

Matt Bear is a Las Vegas native and a real estate leader with a rich history of more than 23 years of transaction, retail/mixed use landlord and tenant ...
Read more

Matt Eaker Las Vegas Care Page - Facebook

Matt Eaker Las Vegas Care Page. 2,889 likes · 48 talking about this. A wonderful friend Matt Eaker from Las Vegas, NV, suffered a cardiac arrest July...
Read more

Matt Goss - Las Vegas Shows & Events

International singing sensation Matt Goss has no problem getting audience members on their feet in his self-titled show at The Gossy Room (aka Cleopatra's ...
Read more

Matt Berkman | Facebook

Matt Berkman is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Matt Berkman and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the...
Read more

Wellensteyn Las Vegas, Poly3AirTec, Schwarz

Las Vegas Poly3AirTec, Schwarz. eine sportliche, 3/4 lange Sommerjacke mit vielen großen praktischen Taschen, einer abknöpfbaren größenverstellbaren ...
Read more