small dwellings, little villages, sweet plazas, real
community; built into a landscape in miniature, a
village in the train tracks of the BART corridor in
Using humor, discovery, and the element of surprise,
"Pueblitos: My Oasis" addresses urban marginalia,
the poverty of imagination of city planners, and the
neglect in this low income residential and factory
area in East Oakland, while providing a momentary
respite from the routine blight of this desolate wasteland.
This project is made with biodegradable unfired clay
(raw earth) designed to disintegrate into the site.