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

Kontula Electronic 2018 – Electronic music festival at Kontula, Helsinki

Helsinki, Finland – Kontula Electronic Festival will be held for the third time at the third weekend of April (20-22.4.2018). The concrete, charming milieu of the old run-down shopping mall will provide the backdrop and playground for the festival of electronic music, performance & fine arts and diverse food culture. This year the event spreads … More Kontula Electronic 2018 – Electronic music festival at Kontula, Helsinki

City for Sale

Berlin is changing. From London to New York it is considered “the place to be”. And Berlin is cheap compared to other European capitals. Everybody wants to live here and many want to buy a flat to put their money into a save haven with the banksystem in crisis. This is creating a conflict with … More City for Sale

Alternatives to the Present: cross disciplinary conference for urbanists, architects, sociologists, planners

Alternatives to the Present: A Conference on Architecture, Urbanism, Sociology, Development & Planning Dates: Nov 1st – 2nd 2018 Place: Cleveland, USA ABSTRACTS: JUNE 5th – Disciplines: Urbanism, Sociology, Geography, Architecture, Planning, Housing, Community Studies, Landscape Architecture, Human Geography Participate: In-person, skype, pre-recorded film, written paper. Please pass it on. – Organisers: This event is organised by … More Alternatives to the Present: cross disciplinary conference for urbanists, architects, sociologists, planners