Chatty Maps

Thema: Urban sound. Beschreibung: Urban sound has a huge influence over how we perceive places. Yet, city planning is concerned mainly with noise, simply because annoying sounds come to the attention of city officials in the form of complaints, while general urban sounds cannot be easily captured at city scale. To capture both unpleasant and … Weiterlesen

Spread the Word Campaign

Thema: Opening a library in every homeless shelter. Beschreibung: The Spread the Word Campaign aims to introduce libraries in homeless shelters across London, restoring faith and rebuilding lives through literature. The idea is to get people to donate a book that has influenced them personally to their local homeless shelter. Instead of just providing homeless … Weiterlesen

B_Tour

Thema: Usage of art in order to generate a discourse that will affect reality and conduce critical thinking. Beschreibung: B_Tour is an organisation which revolves around the practice of guided-tours-as-an-artistic-strategy. This framework can provide both a fertile ground to bring audiences and artists together; and generate a discussion about urban environments within the artistic world … Weiterlesen

Urbane Development

Thema: Urbane Development is a community development venture that cultivates innovative solutions to build dynamic neighborhoods and positively impact underserved communities. Beschreibung: Urbane Development is a new kind of venture: we work with community anchors – stores, schools, faith-based groups and other locally entrenched institutions – to build resilient neighborhoods and solve problems that affect everyone’s … Weiterlesen