This is Not an Atlas

A GLOBAL COLLECTION OF COUNTER-CARTOGRAPHIES 20 Oct 2018 | 14:00 Over the past couple of years kollektiv orangotango has gathered more than 40 counter-cartographies from all over the world. This Is Not an Atlas shows how maps are created and transformed as a part of political struggle, for critical research or in the context of … More This is Not an Atlas

urbanize! International Festival for Urban Explorations

urbanize! International Festival for Urban Explorations 5th to 14th October 2018 | Berlin | MOVEMENT. MAKES. CITY. The urbanize! International Festival for Urban Explorations in Berlin for 10 days (5th to 14th October) opens up a networking, theory and practice platform for people who are interested in and committed to the “right to the city”. How can the … More urbanize! International Festival for Urban Explorations

Urban History Group Conference 2019

Urban History Group Conference 2019 Queen’s University Belfast, 4th & 5th April Urban History Group Conference 2019 Voices of the City: People, Identity and Place 1600 to the present. Queen’s University Belfast, 4th & 5th April The 2019 conference explores who can ‘speak’ and who has ‘spoken’ in, about or on behalf of the city from 1600 … More Urban History Group Conference 2019

Visiting scholar in Urban issues

The Urban Studies Institute (USI) at the University of Antwerp, Belgium, conducts interdisciplinary research on urbanization and urban issues. It offers a platform for sociologists, historians, planners, engineers, geographers and transport economists, ecologists and health scientists, and cultural, communication and literary scholars who strongly invest in an integrated approach. Research at the institute includes issues related to … More Visiting scholar in Urban issues

Christophe Foultier: THE ART OF WALKING IN BERLIN

Berlin calls forth a visual and poetic experience. I usually explore the city step by step in order to catch the play of light and shades of colour, trying to capture the relationship between reality and imagination – depth of field, reflections, contrasts, variations contribute to defining an imaginary line. The geometry of perspective and … More Christophe Foultier: THE ART OF WALKING IN BERLIN

BRINGING STREETS BACK TO PEOPLE: MEDIATING CO-OPERATION AROUND DEGTARNIY LANE

The idea of this project is to apply a tool of cooperation of various stakeholders for creating public space at the Degtarniy lane. The Degtarniy lane is situated in depressed residential area in central historic district of Saint-Petersburg. Typical residents of this area share communal apartments and have low income. AT the same time the … More BRINGING STREETS BACK TO PEOPLE: MEDIATING CO-OPERATION AROUND DEGTARNIY LANE