Archive for the ‘urbanism’ Category

Video Pick on Cities

Tuesday, November 22, 2011 14:43 2 Comments

Here’s a selection of 5 TEDx video talks on cities which was recently published on Yuri Artibise‘s blog Yurbanism. For viewers who are passionate about cities and their futures this selection covers a broad range of relevant topics concerning contemporary cities and urbanism delivered by international experts. Dan Burden on walkability and livability Gil Penalosa […]

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Bundled, Buried and Behind Closed Doors

Tuesday, November 8, 2011 17:35 3 Comments

‘Bundled, Buried and Behind Closed Doors’ is a short documentary by filmmaker Ben Mendelson which offers viewers a glimpse inside one of the world’s most concentrated hubs of internet connectivity: 60 Hudson Street, New York. Bundled, Buried & Behind Closed Doors from Ben Mendelsohn on Vimeo. Mendelson’s film not only shows us how the internet […]

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Torino con 10 città del mondo per un progetto in 72 ore: OpenJapan

Wednesday, June 8, 2011 19:30 No Comments

Dal 10 al 12 giungno 2011 Cluster sarà la sede del contributo torinese per “OpenJapan”, una staffetta progettuale della durata di 72 ore che riunirà architetti e designer di dieci città sparse per il mondo. L’obiettivo è la produzione di idee per un futuro sostenibile per le aree del Giappone devastate dal terremoto e dallo […]

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Torino joins 10 global cities in a 72hr WorkJam for Japan: OpenJapan

Wednesday, June 8, 2011 14:11 4 Comments

Cluster is pleased to host ‘Open Japan‘ a 72hr volunteer workJam which will bring together architects and designers across 10 global cities from June 10 – 12 2011 to produce ideas for a sustainable future in the areas destroyed by the earthquake and tsunami which struck Japan on March 11 2011. ‘OpenJapan’ is an initiative […]

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Radical Reconstruction

Friday, March 18, 2011 18:36 1 Comment

Posted by Corrado Curti | This post is the first entry on No Place to Hide: an online map of potential places Title: Radical Reconstruction Place: Sarajevo 43°52′0″N 18°25′0″E Type: Project Architect: Lebbeus Woods Date: 1997 Description:The work by Lebbeus Woods collects a series of drawings and writings exploring a visionary proposal for reconstructing the […]

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