Future Library

Thema: A 100-year artwork. Beschreibung: A thousand trees have been planted in Nordmarka, a forest just outside Oslo, which will supply paper for a special anthology of books to be printed in one hundred years time. Between now and then, one writer every year will contribute a text, with the writings held in trust, unpublished, … Weiterlesen

Henry’s Concepts

Thema: Urban photography. Beschreibung: I am a nanny to the world’s coolest kid, Henry. I have been looking after him for about a year and a half and for that entire time he has had to pose for my camera. One day he turned to me and said, ‘Alec, take a photo of me like … Weiterlesen

Detroit Self-Portrait

Thema: A space for metro Detroiters to share their views of their city. Beschreibung: As a metro Detroiter, how do you see your city? This is a chance to share your photos and artwork and tell your story. Show others what you see: the people, the landscapes, the architecture. Show others what you want them … Weiterlesen

Real Time Farms

Thema: Know where your food comes from. Beschreibung: A crowd-sourced nationwide (USA) food guide. We enable you to trace your food back to the farm it came from, whether staying in or dining out, so you can find food you feel good about eating. Restaurants can manage & publish their menus across multiple platforms & … Weiterlesen

Berlin Urban Sketchers

Thema: Berliner Zeichner veröffentlichen ihre Skizzen aus der Stadt auf diesem Blog. Beschreibung: Urban Sketchers ist ein Netzwerk von Künstlern, die die Städte, in denen sie leben und zu denen sie reisen zeichnen. Unser Ziel ist es, „die Welt zu zeigen, Zeichnung für Zeichnung“. Weitere Informationen findet man auf unserem internationalen Blog. Ort: Berlin, Deutschland Web und … Weiterlesen

Acts of kindness / Art on the underground

Thema: Acts of Kindness is a project by artist Michael Landy celebrating everyday generosity and compassion on the Tube. Beschreibung: Landy invites passengers and staff to help by sending stories of kindness that we’ve seen or been part of on London Underground. In the coming months he will choose a selection of the stories to … Weiterlesen

Exploration of Infrastructure / Infrastructure Emily

Thema: Infrastructure geekery. Beschreibung: Blog about excursions to urban infrastructure landmarks. Ort: mostly New York, USA Web und Text-/Bildquelle: http://infrastructureemily.com

Slinkachu

Thema: Street Art, Fotographie, Bloggen. Beschreibung: Die Zeitschrift Art schrieb, seine Figuren stünden „für die Isolation und Einsamkeit in Großstädten“. Seine Vorliebe für Miniaturen bei der Streetart erklärt Slinkachu nach Angaben der Art mit folgenden Worten: „Ich mag den Gedanken, dass fast niemand meine Arbeiten sieht. Denn wir alle ignorieren absichtlich oder unabsichtlich vieles, das … Weiterlesen