The Urbanist – Tall Stories 45: Bratislava’s Panelaky




Forty years of communist planning left an indelible architectural mark on Slovakia, with rows upon rows of shabby prefabricated blocks. By some estimates Slovakia is home to more of them than any other country in the former Soviet bloc. But a recent project in Bratislava has demonstrated that the outdated buildings can be updated to meet modern standards.


Source by Monocle 24: The Urbanist

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