EDITORIAL: VERTICAL SLUMS: VERTICAL SLUM

INDIA, MUMBAI 2014Over 50,000 families inhabit the buildings Lalubhai bars, built a new neighborhood on the northeast of Bombay limit. From slum pockets of the most exclusive neighborhoods, they could be relocated there. In these standardized apartments, a new way of life is invented, not without tensions. This sector of the city, the poorest and most crime-yet symbolizes the new form of urban fabric of verticalized slums.@Giuliodisturco
VERTICAL SLUM

INDIA, MUMBAI 2014

Over 50,000 families inhabit the buildings Lalubhai bars, built a new neighborhood on the northeast of Bombay limit. From slum pockets of the most exclusive neighborhoods, they could be relocated there. In these standardized apartments, a new way of life is invented, not without tensions. This sector of the city, the poorest and most crime-yet symbolizes the new form of urban fabric of verticalized slums.@Giuliodisturco