distributed.city

can centralized control efficiently menage the city?
can we stop privatization of city infrastructure?
what if every building would be self-sufficient?
Contemporary urban development could be regulated and controlled through software not through top-down comprehensive planning. More like computer game which allows for users bottom-up initiatives under a prescribed set of rules.
Not as architects vision but as a formative process.

where: Barcelona, Spain
when: 2008
why: academic work