Dupont Underground

Thema: Revitalization of an abandoned trolley station for presenting, producing, and promoting cutting-edge arts, architecture, design, and creative endeavors. Beschreibung: The vision is to establish a cultural destination in the USA’s capital that partners with emerging voices in contemporary arts and architecture; encourages public participation, education, and engagement; and leverages development of the Dupont Underground … Weiterlesen

Future Library

Thema: A 100-year artwork. Beschreibung: A thousand trees have been planted in Nordmarka, a forest just outside Oslo, which will supply paper for a special anthology of books to be printed in one hundred years time. Between now and then, one writer every year will contribute a text, with the writings held in trust, unpublished, … Weiterlesen

+ Pool

Thema: The world’s first water-filtering, floating pool. Beschreibung: + POOL is designed to filter the very river that it floats in through the walls of the pool, making it possible for New Yorkers to swim in clean river water for the first time in 100 years. The layered filtration system incrementally removes bacteria and contaminants … Weiterlesen

Museum of Broken Relationships

Thema: A documentation of love gone wrong. Beschreibung: The Museum of Broken Relationships grew from a traveling exhibition revolving around the concept of failed relationships and their ruins. Unlike ‘destructive’ self-help instructions for recovery from failed loves, the Museum offers a chance to overcome an emotional collapse through creation: by contributing to the Museum’s collection. … Weiterlesen

Your Biking Wisdom in 10 Words

Thema: Social Media meets Bicycling. Beschreibung: The Times is collecting riders’ shared wisdom about their biking in New York. Explore their comments, add your own, or view popular routes on Strava, a running and cycling app. Ort: New York City, USA Web und Text-/Bildquelle: Biking Wisdom NYC

Real Time Farms

Thema: Know where your food comes from. Beschreibung: A crowd-sourced nationwide (USA) food guide. We enable you to trace your food back to the farm it came from, whether staying in or dining out, so you can find food you feel good about eating. Restaurants can manage & publish their menus across multiple platforms & … Weiterlesen

Detroit Black Community Food Security Network (DBCFSN)

Thema: Contribution to the public dialogue about food security and food justice in Detroit. Beschreibung: The Detroit Black Community Food Security network is a coalition of organizations and individuals working together to build food security in Detroit’s Black community. Our mission is to build self-reliance, food security and food justice in Detroit’s Black community by … Weiterlesen

Murks? Nein Danke!

Thema: Community-Portal gegen Wegwerfproduktion Beschreibung: Blog und Portal zur Sammlung von Hinweisen auf Produkte, deren Verschleißzeit auf ihre Mindeshaltbarkeitszeit ausgelegt ist. Ort: Berlin, Deutschland / Internet Web und Text-/Bildquelle: http://www.murks-nein-danke.de

Dead Drops

Beschreibung: ‘Dead Drops’ is an anonymous, offline, peer to peer file-sharing network in public space. USB flash drives are embedded into walls, buildings and curbs accessable to anybody in public space. Everyone is invited to drop or find files on a dead drop. Plug your laptop to a wall, house or pole to share your … Weiterlesen