Empower Shack

Thema: Comprehensive and sustainable informal settlement upgrading. Beschreibung: While South Africa is usually seen as a source of stability and prosperity in its region, approximately 7.5 million people live in informal settlements and the country faces an overall housing shortage of 2.5 million units. Arising from this context, Empower Shack is an interdisciplinary development project. … Weiterlesen

CityArchRiver 2015

Thema: Urban transformation. Beschreibung: CityArchRiver 2015 will transform the Arch experience for everyone. CityArchRiver 2015 will make the Arch easier and safer for everyone to experience by connecting, invigorating and expanding the park’s grounds and museums. CityArchRiver 2015 connects the Gateway Arch grounds with the East and West riverfronts and the region. Through the creation … Weiterlesen

NOMADgardens

Thema: A ‘roaming’ community garden/art space. Beschreibung: Envisioned by finding beauty in the left over, NOMAD, seeks to enhance the ‘flux’ state of Mission Bay by taking advantage of the many open spaces it has to offer. Because NOMADgardens will be transportable, durable, low maintenance and designed for all to enjoy, the garden can be … Weiterlesen

Oranjezicht City Farm

Thema: Oranjezicht City Farm (OZCF) is a neighbourhood non-profit project celebrating local food, culture and community. Beschreibung: The Oranjezicht City Farm is a community of adults and younger folk working together to engage in small-scale food production in the City Bowl of Cape Town. To improve under-utilised public green spaces by creating demonstration gardens for … Weiterlesen