Posts Tagged ‘CABE’

Community Green: a report on using local spaces to tackle inequality and improve health

Wednesday, July 14, 2010 16:08 6 Comments

A recent report published by CABE, the UK government’s advisor on architecture, urban design and public space, Community Green: using local spaces to tackle inequality and improve health reveals how improving urban green spaces represents an important and cost-effective opportunity for people to transform their local neighbourhoods and can significantly contribute to better health (physical […]

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A Report on Making Ordinary Places Valued and Valuable

Wednesday, May 12, 2010 12:08 7 Comments

CABE, UK government’s advisor on architecture, urban design and public space, has recently released a report entitled ‘Ordinary Places’, which is intended as a starting point for debate about creating the culture and conditions to help ordinary places to become valued and valuable. Ordinary places – the residential areas around big city centres, smaller post-industrial […]

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People Changing Places

Friday, December 18, 2009 16:27 No Comments

The collaboration that turned a city square into a giant interactive performance and forum for changing public spaces. 

Aiming to encourage engagement with the arts, cultural space and public realm, YourSpace a recent temporary transformation of Exhibition Square in York was the exciting culmination of a collaboration between architects of the award-winning architectural studio DSDHA […]

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