Archive for the ‘interviews’ Category

Spatial Agency: a conversation with Tatjana Schneider on architecture as a quietly revolutionary practice

Thursday, April 21, 2011 14:10 19 Comments

Corrado Curti and Marcia Caines met with Tatjana Schneider, lecturer at the School of Architecture, University of Sheffield – where she teaches design studio, history and theory – in Torino following her participation in the international conference Qui è Ora: Spazio e tempo Pubblici on March 14/15 at the Fondazione Sandretto Rebaudengo in Turin. In […]

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Lagos: Will Service Innovation Secure the Future of Nollywood?

Friday, February 25, 2011 16:31 8 Comments

Q&A with Dr. Kadri Obafemi Hamzat, Commissioner for Science and Technology of the State of Lagos, and Sunil Abraham, executive director of the Centre for Internet for Society of Banglaore. Lagos is one of the world’s fastest growing cities, and the largest in Sub-Saharan Africa; the destination of choice for mass numbers of job seekers […]

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Taipei seeks to make cities smarter with a new model of urban development and a global call for solutions

Tuesday, February 22, 2011 12:45 6 Comments

by Federico De Giuli & Marcia Caines Cities across East Asia are getting ahead to make their cities greener with major developments and city programs that integrate digital intelligence into their urban systems. Examples of the new approach can be found in China and South Korea, and Taipei is no exception. Digital DNA, City of […]

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Interview with Anette Scheibe of Kista Science City: from Fossil Fuels to Intelligent Transport Solutions ‘the Stockholm Way’

Thursday, February 17, 2011 17:37 3 Comments

interview by Federico De Giuli & Marcia Caines This entry is the first in a series of interviews conducted by Cluster in collaboration with Living Labs Global (LLG) in occasion of the second edition of Living Labs Global Award, an international technology award for digital services that add high value to users in cities around […]

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Art without Buildings: Q&A with the director of the MINI Museum of XXI Century Art

Tuesday, January 18, 2011 13:40 1 Comment

Domenico Quaranta & Marcia Caines In October 2010 Italian art critic, curator and author Domenico Quaranta launched “The MINI Museum of XXI Century Arts” a pocket-sized nomadic exhibition space comprised of a digital frame bought on e-bay and a USB pen drive. The MINI Museum of XXI Century Arts. Image courtesy MINI Museum of XXI […]

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