Redesign of the Battersea Power Station

Thema: Urban conversion. Beschreibung: Battersea Power Station has been envisaged as a complete place, that offers the fullest range of experiences to the people that live, work and visit there. The masterplan re-imagines the Power Station as a logical extension of the capital. It connects the riverside walk and Battersea Park with the green spaces of the Power Station. It … Weiterlesen

Energy Bunker

Thema: Urban transformation. Beschreibung: Wilhelmsburg’s former air raid bunker has been transformed into a symbol of the “Renewable Wilhelmsburg” Climate Protection Concept. Having languished almost unused since the end of World War II, the monument has now been renovated during the IBA Hamburg and converted into a power plant using renewable forms of energy, with … Weiterlesen

Hantz Woodlands

Thema: World’s largest Urban Farm planned for the City of Detroit. Beschreibung: Picture oaks, maples, and other high value trees planted in straight, evenly spaced rows. Grass between rows of trees will be mowed regularly, and flowering trees will be planted between streets and sidewalks to create a breathtaking place of beauty each spring and … Weiterlesen


Thema: Ireland’s first rooftop farm – growing life back into the city. Beschreibung: The idea is to convert a negative space into one that creates a tangible benefit for the community. Urban Farm will be growing food on a Dublin city center rooftop with indoor aquaponic allotments for all season growing. Urban Farm secured Workshops … Weiterlesen


Thema: Unmittelbare, zivile Teilhabe am öffentlichen Raum. Beschreibung: Das Allmende-Kontor auf dem Tempelhofer Feld wird als Anlauf- und Vernetzungsstelle, Wissensspeicher und Lernort mit einem Garten für alle entwickelt. Öffentlicher städtischer Freiraum soll durch gemeinschaftliche, kooperative Nutzung und Gestaltung als Allmende [Gemein(schafts)gut] ins Bewußtsein gebracht, erleb- und gestaltbar gemacht werden. Das Allmende-Kontor wird zunächst als eine … Weiterlesen


Thema: Urban Revitalization Beschreibung: Gap Filler is a creative urban regeneration initiative started in response to the September 4, 2010 Canterbury earthquake, and revised and expanded in light of the more destructive February 22, 2011 quake. It is now administered by the Gap Filler Charitable Trust. Gap Filler aims to temporarily activate vacant sites within … Weiterlesen