Photo Gallery: Saving Shrinking Cities
Foto: Heike Brückner / Kerstin Faber / Doreen Ritzau / Stiftung Bauhaus Dessau / IBA-Büro
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Photo Gallery: Saving Shrinking Cities

When Less Is More Eastern German Project Provides Hope for Shrinking Cities

Eastern Germany has seen its cities shrink since the fall of the Berlin Wall as people leave to find work elsewhere. But now a state-sponsored project suggests that "city islands," urban green zones and huge outdoor art could be part of the solution.
Von Rainer Müller