Sign up for our free monthly newsletter to receive all the latest news about Arts & Events, Shopping and Eating + Drinking at Canary Wharf. Despite the shopping malls, where rules of personal conduct are enforced and visitors being monitored, are not formal public spaces, they belong to the public domain where an exchange between different social groups is possible and also actually occurs, defined by Maarten Hajer and Arnold Reijndorp.
There are 280 boutique shops and 30 restaurants where the area’s best-dressed housewives might be found sifting through the racks at BALENCIAGA or Barneys New York CO-OP or browsing 3 levels of furniture and house wares at the mega-sized Macy’s Home Furniture store.
Because the malls exist ubiquitously in the city and are parts of the neighbourhood fabric, we basically have no choice but to visit them while carrying out different daily activities. The mall is believed to have …