Babcock Ranch

Thema: A different approach to Town Making. Beschreibung: Babcock Ranch is an eco-centric new town embedded in nature and powered by the sun, by innovation, and by the great outdoors. It is a place to live with purpose, passion, and energy, a place that inspires individuals and families to create their futures in their own … Weiterlesen

Design Museum Dharavi

Thema: An innovative, nomadic cultural space. Beschreibung: One of Asia’s largest ‘slums’, Dharavi is an informal settlement located right in the centre of Mumbai, India. A majority of homes in areas notified as “slums” by the government are built in bricks, steel and cement, by experienced teams of contractors, masons, plumbers, electricians and carpenters. One … Weiterlesen

The Lawn on D

Thema: A first-of-its-kind outdoor interactive space in Boston. Beschreibung: The Lawn on D is an experimental event landscape that brings together different communities, audiences and area residents for innovative programming and events in the epicenter of the Innovation District and South Boston neighborhood. The Lawn on D is designed to encourage public engagement, foster creativity … Weiterlesen

STORY

Thema: A retail concept that takes the point of view of a magazine, changes like a gallery and sells things like a store. Beschreibung: Every four to eight weeks, STORY completely reinvents itself – from merchandise and store design to floor plan and fixtures – to bring to light a new theme, trend, or issue. … Weiterlesen

GreaterPlaces

Thema: A community for urban design. Beschreibung: Cities all over the world are inviting the public to the community design table. We think everyone should come inspired and equipped with great ideas and solutions for the shared spaces in our communities. GreaterPlaces is for everyone involved in shaping a community. Throughout the Spring of 2014, … Weiterlesen

#FairTuesday

Thema: #FairTuesday is an ethical shopping initiative created in response to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Beschreibung: #FairTuesday is to inspire conscious consumerism and show how an everyday purchase can change lives in a whole community. #FairTuesday features fair trade, ethical, and eco-friendly brands and invites other businesses to take a step towards sustainability. Ort: … Weiterlesen

Dithyrambalina – Musical Architecture in New Orleans

Thema: Creation of an evolving musical village. Beschreibung: A host of international artists, musicians and inventors are creating Dithyrambalina – a landmark village of musical, playable houses. Invented instruments embedded into the walls, ceilings, and floors of Dithyrambalina’s architecture will support boundary-breaking musical performances and inspire wonder, exploration and invention in visitors of all ages. … Weiterlesen

Transform Kansas City

Thema: A joint effort to develop a public discourse on the opportunities of rail transit and facilitate professional and community input in the development of a more sustainable built environment. Beschreibung: Transform Kansas City is intended to inspire the public’s imagination about regional mobility by showcasing built and un-built work from around the world that … Weiterlesen

City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program

Thema: The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program is the largest public art program in the United States. Beschreibung: The City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program unites artists and communities through a collaborative process, rooted in the traditions of mural-making, to create art that transforms public spaces and individual lives. Since it began, the Mural … Weiterlesen

Do the Green Thing

Thema: Green Thing is a not-for-profit public service that inspires people to lead a greener life. Beschreibung: With the help of brilliant videos and inspiring stories from creative people and community members around the world, Green Thing focuses on seven things you can do – and enjoy doing. Join people from 209 countries doing their … Weiterlesen