The Kent State Forum on the City: MADRID is a multi-platform project: Book + Web + App, all of them complementary and inter-connected, reflecting new trends in publishing practice through the acts of research, archive and exchange. The book also contains Augmented Reality features accessible through your mobile device.
Forum on the City
The 2012 edition of the Forum is dedicated to Madrid. Madrid is a perfect case study to reflect upon the rapid transformations of the contemporary metropolis and the crisis of traditional urban planning. Madrid can be observed as a prototype, repeating conditions typical in contemporary Western cities.