Authors: Myungshig Kim
This article explores theoretical basis for urban design. The first site this article traces is meaning of place. The second site this article investigates is the contextual rationale of urban place. And the last site this article considers is fundamental approaches to urban design in all theoretical aspects through understanding the context of urban place as an idea of urban interior. It thus, provides the theoretical, reflective aspects and to urban design in systematically deploying the meanings of place, urban interior, and genius loci.
Keywords: Genius loci, urban places, urban interiors