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

KNOTEN.

Thema: KNOTEN. ist ein Kunstfestival, das in diesem Jahr Premiere feiert. Beschreibung: Mitte Oktober 2013 kreuzen sich in Hamburg auf Einladung der Galerie »affenfaust« die Wege von Malern, Bildhauern, Writern und DJs, Jäger und Sammlern, Nachtschwärmern und Tagedieben. In einem industriellen Ambiente werden über 40 KünstlerInnen aus verschiedenen Metropolen auf drei Etagen und mehr als … Weiterlesen

Play Streets Program

Thema: An established municipal program taking care of health issues. Beschreibung: Play Streets allows communities to open up their streets to pedestrians for play on a recurrent basis. It is a quick and low-cost way to create active play space and is a health measure that directly targets NYC’s most important at-risk population – children. … Weiterlesen

Communities in Bloom / Collectivités en fleurs

Thema: Communities in Bloom is a Canadian non-profit organization committed to fostering civic pride, environmental responsibility and beautification through community involvement and the challenge of a national program, with focus on the promotion and value of green spaces in urban settings. Beschreibung: The Communities in Bloom Foundation, established to support the educational aspect of its … Weiterlesen

SFpark – circle less, live more

Thema: A tool that helps drivers locate parking spaces in the city via mobile apps. Beschreibung: SFMTA (San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency) established SFpark to use new technologies and policies to improve parking in San Francisco. Reducing traffic by helping drivers find parking benefits everyone. More parking availability makes streets less congested and safer. Meters … Weiterlesen

Lower East Side NY

Thema: Improving the overall quality of life in the Lower East Side. Beschreibung: The Lower East Side Business Improvement District (LES BID) was established in 1992 as a nonprofit economic development organization dedicated to revitalizing the Orchard Street Shopping District by providing a variety of services to promote economic activity and improve the quality of … Weiterlesen