Taxi Fabric

Thema: A unique platform for designers in Mumbai. Beschreibung: Taxis in India, particularly in Mumbai, are not only the most convenient form of transport but have also become an iconic piece of culture. Although much attention is given to each taxi by its driver – to make it stand out from his competitors – very … Weiterlesen

LinkNYC

Thema: The future of public communications. Beschreibung: LinkNYC is a first-of-its-kind communications network that will bring the fastest available municipal Wi-Fi to millions of New Yorkers and visitors. The five-borough LinkNYC network, which will be funded through advertising revenues, will be built at no cost to taxpayers and will generate more than $500 million in … Weiterlesen

Smart Student Units

Thema: Tengbom Architects has designed a student unit for students which is affordable, environmental-friendly and smart both in terms of design and choice of materials. Beschreibung: To meet the needs of students in a sustainable, smart and affordable way was the key questions when Tengbom in collaboration with students at the University of Lund was … Weiterlesen

Open Streets Cape Town

Thema: A citizen-driven initiative, working to design and promote streets which embed and generate respect for people, regardless of who they are, and how they move. Beschreibung: Open streets provides an opportunity to create a new environment for “recreation”, both in the sense of activity as well as creativity. Ultimately re-creating how we use our … Weiterlesen

Urban Air

Thema: A global art-in-public sitework. Beschreibung: Urban Air transforms existing urban billboards into living, suspended bamboo gardens. Embedded with intelligent technology, Urban Air becomes a global node — an open space in the urban skyline. An artwork, symbol, and instrument for a green future. Urban Air has been designed, engineered, and has secured the billboards … Weiterlesen

Nexthamburg

Thema: Political Grassroots / Impulse für Hamburgs Stadtentwicklung. Beschreibung: Nexthamburg ist Hamburgs Bürger-Ideenplattform für die Stadt von morgen – unabhängig und offen für alle, die gemeinsam die Zukunft der Stadt gestalten wollen. Wir geben Deinen Ideen, Meinungen und Wünschen eine Bühne und sorgen dafür, dass sie bei der Stadt gehört werden. Ort: Hamburg, Deutschland Web … Weiterlesen

Infecting the City

Thema: Public Arts Festival Beschreibung: Infecting the City places exciting new public art in unexpected spaces in the middle of the City that challenges Cape Town’s idea of art, itself and its streets. The Festival is designed as a series of routes through the City. Each day has either one or two routes in the … Weiterlesen

Softwalks

Thema: Pop-up parks for everyone. Beschreibung: Softwalks imagines new experiences on the street. We are a design studio, and recently produced a Kit of Parts for sidewalk sheds. The kit is for place-making – so you can sit, chat and take a break in a new novel place. Our bigger goal and mission is to … Weiterlesen

Open House Worldwide

Thema: ‚Open House‘ is a simple but powerful concept: showcasing outstanding architecture for all to experience, completely for free. Beschreibung: Open House initiatives invite everyone to explore and understand the value of a well-designed built environment. Ort: Worldwide Web und Text-/Bildquelle: http://www.openhouseworldwide.org

See No Evil

Thema: The UK’s largest permanent street art project. A huge outdoor gallery showcasing some of the world’s leading outdoor artists. Beschreibung: See No Evil is an art project of international standard based on Nelson Street in Bristol City centre. It brings together a selection of the world’s best street artists to create a huge outdoor … Weiterlesen