A Tour of Arcosanti – Cities Redefined

Paolo Solari was an Italian born architect who studied with Frank Lloyd Wright and had a vision for building cities, not buildings, that would promote better social interaction and use resources more efficiently. This was a test case for his vision that unfortunately has not lead the human race to follow his vision or alter our wasteful and self destructive city building habits. This “test” city is home to 60 to 80 residents most who pay a tuition to spend 5 weeks studying and helping to maintain this vision.

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