The Man and his Work

Our new task is not to live in a shrunken world, but to live at many scales simultaneously. The city on human scale does not shrink. It will be there for as long as man retains his natural characteristics.


Constantinos Doxiadis has pursued his vision with courage and dedication and helped to awaken the conscience of mankind to the crisis looming ahead. May the torch that he lit ten years ago at Delos illuminate the way out of the darkness that surrounds and threatens the life of hundreds of millions of people.