querstadtein

Thema: Homeless people leading tours through Berlin. / Obdachlose zeigen ihr Berlin. Beschreibung: This summer, querstadtein invites you to take a new look at the capital: for the first time in Berlin, homeless people will lead tours, offering fresh views on familiar sights. Former and current homeless people tell stories of life on the street, … Weiterlesen

Placemeter

Thema: A collaborative community of people working together to build a smarter city. Beschreibung: Placemeter was created to give people the power of knowing what a place is like before they get there. We collect and serve up-to-the-minute information like how crowded a place is, how long the wait is, and whether it will get … Weiterlesen

The Homicide Report

Thema: An interactive map, database and blog that chronicles homicides. Beschreibung: Any death deemed a homicide by the coroner’s office — the death of a human being by the hand of another — is included in the database. Coroner’s officials currently are providing a bi-weekly list of homicides to The Times. At a minimum, the … Weiterlesen

WE ARE TRAFFIC

 Thema: An ongoing photographic series portraying cyclists. Beschreibung: The project “WE ARE TRAFFIC” was started by Hamburg-based photographers Björn Lexius and Till Gläser. They want to draw attention to the bicycle as means of transport and to support the demand for equal rights for cyclists in traffic. Ort: Hamburg, Germany Web und Text-/Bildquelle: WE ARE … Weiterlesen

Detroit Lives

Thema: Urban exploration. Beschreibung: In recent years, Detroit has become the Mecca for those interested in urban decay photography. Detroit is not just a series of impressive abandoned ruins. It is a city that is undergoing a mini-renaissance, driving many small business owners and artists with the promise of qualified labour and low cost of … Weiterlesen

OUT MY WINDOW

Thema: One of the world’s first interactive 360° documentaries – about exploring the state of our urban planet told by people who look out on the world from highrise windows. Beschreibung: It’s a journey around the globe through the most commonly built form of the last century: the concrete-slab residential tower. Meet remarkable highrise residents … Weiterlesen

Animal New York

Thema: A new breed of media – one that believes in action, brutal clarity and innovative design. Beschreibung: Animal is a daily mix of art, news, culture, politics, and opinion – straight from the gut of New York. ANIMAL tells the day-to-day stories that make up the unfolding drama of our city. With an unflinching … Weiterlesen

Now Delhi

Thema: Stories of emerging sub-culture, in and about the capital city of India. Beschreibung: Now Delhi is a video time capsule. It is future memories in high definition. It is a screenshot of emerging Indian sub-culture. The aim is to showcase progressive Indian Sub-culture and professionals experimenting across mediums and put them all on a … Weiterlesen

Bowery Boogie – Lower East Side News and Lifestyle

Thema: Bowery Boogie is a New York City-based, hyperlocal website that chronicles the happenings of the Lower East Side. Beschreibung: The mission is to document the past, present, and future of the ever-changing neighborhood landscape. In doing so, everything from the latest local news and community events, to street art, graffiti, and film set location … Weiterlesen

THE LO-DOWN – NEWS FROM THE LOWER EAST SIDE

Thema: The Lo-Down is a community web site dedicated to covering news, events and – most significantly – the people who live and work in one of the world’s greatest neighborhoods, the Lower East Side. Beschreibung: We are Ed Litvak and Traven Rice, a reformed television news producer and filmmaker (in that order). We are … Weiterlesen