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architectural-review:

'Favelização' imagines Rio de Janeiro under a future government elimination strategy which barricades the favelised regions from expansion and destroys all electricity networks that enter the shanty towns. Slum dwellers are left with little choice but to begin vertical expansion whilst creating their own energy from the resources they are left with.

architectural-review:

'Favelização' imagines Rio de Janeiro under a future government elimination strategy which barricades the favelised regions from expansion and destroys all electricity networks that enter the shanty towns. Slum dwellers are left with little choice but to begin vertical expansion whilst creating their own energy from the resources they are left with.