is a multilingual
) online journal
edited by the Foundation Biotope City, Amsterdam
. The editors and correspondents come from different European
countries; chief editor is the German-Dutch urban planner Helga Fassbinder.
regards itself as a forum for discussion on architectural and urban
designs, which derive their grace and inspiration from ecological
and sustainable concepts. Its approach is a vision of the City as a specific form of Nature
, which embeds itself as much as possible in natural cycles. The journal searches for examples of a new formal language and beauty that brings its vision to life and makes people experience it visually and emotionally and collects and discusses fragments of a new reflexive thinking in architecture and urbanism that aims a peaceful survival of the human race
in its habitat City.