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Underpass buried under ground plays an important role to connect two isolated space. Most people consider it as a blind angle of a city, but street workers consider it as a shelter instead. Underpass is a shelter for the homeless even it looks shabby outside. How to balance the demand from two different kinds of users? How to provide a safe and bright underpass for passengers, but a resting area for the homeless?


Chaoyang University of Technology

Chaoyang University of Technology
Taichung City, Taiwan

Yu-Chia, Huang,
Chaoyang University of Technology

Yi-Zhao, Lu,
Chaoyang University of Technology