Time-lapse video taken at street level evokes the perception of a square user. Visible is the space under the tree, which as the day unfolds is fully occupied with people. Also as the day progresses, chairs and tables are placed outside the restaurants becoming a major source of activities and gatherings.
Image created by FIND Fellow Yasser Elsheshtawy with permission given for use by the Modern Architecture of Abu Dhabi class held at NYU Abu Dhabi. This image was included in the Abu Dhabi Guide project, first created by the class in January 2014 and then revised and distributed later in 2014 in collaboration with FIND.