Urbanie & Urbanus

The city memory Construction for the renewal of historic and cultural City: Taking the Design of Anyang culture and sports Center


With the rapid expansion of cities, many famous historical and cultural cities in China lack of urban construction features, and cities are no longer familiar homes and hometown in people's memory, which makes people have cognitive difficulties and identity crisis. This paper discusses the characteristics of urban memory from the dynamic relationship of interaction between urban memory, urban space and local cultural characteristics, and points out that urban memory has the value of continuing urban history and culture, forming local identity and giving urban spiritual connotation. Finally, taking the design of Anyang culture and sports Center as an example, this paper discusses the idea of urban memory construction in the renewal of historical and cultural city, so as to regain people's emotional dependence and identity on urban space.