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15:49 Dec 16, 2010
Portuguese to English translations [PRO] Architecture
Portuguese term or phrase:tecido das cidades
análise dos impactos ambientais, e das redes de infra-estrutura, identidade cultural, variedade de usos, integração ao tecido das cidades e formulação dos critérios da implantação do conjunto.
If one were to imagine cities as fabrics, São Paulo, the Brazilian mega-city, would be an unshapely patchwork, a monstrous makeshift sewn of all manner of cloths, coarse weave alongside delicate muslins, loose basting next to tight embroidery, intricate lace beside simple nets. At least this is the image that comes to mind while reading some of the younger authors from São Paulo whose versions of the city differ dramatically in both pattern and texture...."
Katarina Peters Canada Local time: 19:45 Native speaker of: Hungarian, English PRO pts in category: 8