Unreal Estate

unreal: adj., imaginary, illusory, intangible; not real.

estate: n., a landed property; usually, one of considerable extent.


Albro, Sandra, Jenifer Kaminsky, others. "Vacant to Vibrant". Landscape Architecture Magazine Podcast (LAMCAST), October 7, 2015. Video, 6:09. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYlu10wBS6Y&feature=youtu.be.
Williams, Amanda. "Why I turned Chicago's abandoned homes into art". Filmed November, 2018. TED video, 13:22. https://www.ted.com/talks/amanda_williams_why_i_turned_chicago_s_abandoned_homes_into_art?language=en.

Texts and other related media

Amazon. “Made in Tokyo: Guide Book by Junzo Kuroda (2001-09-05).” Image. Amazon.com, 2020. https://www.amazon.com/Made-Tokyo-Guide-Kuroda-2001-09-05/dp/B01MT30MKA
Corbin, Carla I. "Vacancy and the Landscape: Cultural Context and Design Response." Landscape Journal 22, no. 1 (2003): 12-24.
De Monchaux, Nicholas, and Keller Easterling. Local Code: 3659 Proposals about Data, Design, and the Nature of Cities. New York, NY: Princeton Architectural Press, 2016.
Garvin, Eugenia, Charles Branas, Shimrit Keddem, Jeffrey Sellman, & Carolyn Cannuscio.  “More Than Just an Eyesore: Local Insights and Solutions on Vacant Land and Urban Health.” Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 90, no. 3 (2013): 412-426. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23188553/
Groth, Jacqueline, and Eric Corijn. "Reclaiming Urbanity: Indeterminate Spaces, Informal Actors and Urban Agenda Setting." Urban Studies 42.3 (2005): 503-26. https://www.jstor.org/stable/43198269?seq=1
Herscher, Andrew. The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2012.
Herscher, Andrew. “Unreal Estate: An Introduction” in The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2012: 6-21. https://placesjournal.org/article/the-unreal-estate-guide-to-detroit/
Herscher, Andrew. “The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit: An Introduction.” Image. Places Journal, 2012. https://placesjournal.org/article/the-unreal-estate-guide-to-detroit/
Kaijima, Momoyo, Junzō Kuroda, and Yoshiharu Tsukamoto. Made in Tokyo = メイド·イン·ト-キョ-. Tōkyō: 鹿島出版会; Kajima Shuppankai, 2001.
Kamvasinou, Krystallia. "The Public Value of Vacant Urban Land." Proceedings of the ICE - Municipal Engineer 164, no. 3 (2011): 157-66. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/303318744_The_Public_Value_of_Urban_Vacant_Land_Social_Responses_and_Ecological_Value
Matta-Clark, Gordon, Jeffrey Kastner, Sina Najafi, Frances Richard, Jeffrey A. Kroessler, White Columns, and Queens Museum of Art. Odd Lots: Revisiting Gordon Matta-Clark's "fake Estates". New York: Cabinet Books, in Conjuction with the Queens Museum of Art and White Columns, 2005.
Michigan Publishing University of Michigan Press. “The Unreal Estate Guide to Detroit.” Image. University of Michigan Press, 2012. https://www.press.umich.edu/4145908/unreal_estate_guide_to_detroit