Ideas # Social
a series of unique dance/movement performances in spaces of overlapping private and public nature
EDUTHEIMENT PARK MINE-VILLAGE
The park is a huge robot consisting of many parts that children can program, assemble and assemble in a new order, creating new games, spaces and mechanisms.
ReCoDe typology presents a new way of living that privileges sharing and cohabitation.
Pop-Up Park Delta
Activating a neglected urban space through thoughtful design and build process.
Drawing Fields uses GPS-controlled painting robots to create site-specific temporary public spaces.
The Waters Bathing Collective
The Waters Bathing Collective is a project that aims to bring a worker-owned, communal bathhouse to the city of Oakland, led by a growing collective of designers who are interested in alternative practices of democratic spacemaking.
Post-confinement folding tactical device that reactivates community ties in the public space of the Wayúu community.
Colleboratevely regenerate spaces where human and non-human diversities are actively considered.
A method for urban research based on the analysis of queer shared experiences.
WBM+ creates affordable, generous housing for all by extending the private home into the neighbourhood.
arch / commons
arch / commons is a research project on the role of collective practices in urban landscape design.
Partizan in Mostar. Thinking BiH
The following is a proposal for the rehabilitation of a unique site that will gather all citizens of the city of Mostar.
Ulyankulu Pre- and Primary School
School in the Ulyankulu to support social development and the sense of belonging.
Re-thinking the transition space
Urban punctuations and tapestry, to restitute the loss of room for imagination and experimentation in daily life architecture
The richness of a territory and its ability to renew itself by activating its own spaces in order to constitute itself as its challengers and resources.
Ad-hoc cultural exchanges
A customized and mobile wooden platform for cultural exhibitions in the public space.
Modular installation pavilion design for public use that offers innovative concrete material usage experience
Honey, I'm Home!
‘Honey, I’m Home’ is an ongoing research project that questions the architectural qualities of domestic spaces
Kaleidoskop is a collaborative artistic project, which invites artists, urbanists and local residents to create urban utopias and public social spaces through participatory architecture.
An Interface of Anticipated Care
An interface of anticipated care uses interactive web design to query the use of predictive and emotive technologies in architecture and urbanism.
Afro-Futures in European Enclaves
A book collection mapping the role of care labor in the Afropolitan imprint within European cities.
O U R S
Research, revision and revitalisation of shared spaces of communal and cooperative housing.
Villages of care
Depopulated areas in Europe have the potential to become “Villages of Care”, by applying care by design strategies.
The City as Journey
Sensing and understanding Plzen as (un-)familiar territory through undirected research and bodily engagement.
Zizai Space community centre
A city is like a closed book with people between skyscrapers. The valley is like an open book with page slopes
The Common Flux
Ecosystems to transfer another type of knowledge, to provoke dialogues and reflections towards sustainable futures.
Networks of De-institutional Architecture
De-institutional architectures are unfiltered expression of people’s shared interests in the city.
The Interpretation of Common Surface
A water surface as scenery for creating different configurations of the public space.
Surviving Architecture and Planning Education
Assembling marginalized, situated experiences of exhaustion through testimonies of collective struggles, historical and contemporary pedagogical experiments in architectural and planning education.
Sport in prison
Sport and participatory design as catalysts for new spatial and social dynamics, inside and outside of prisons
This project presents two site-specific case studies: Crown Heights Mutual Aid, which is developing pods to support local farms and enable bulk purchasing; Mutual Aid Medford Somerville, where they hope to practice transformative justice within their pod structure.
The Outdoor Living Room
A Garden where people, vegetables and birds can meet their fantasies out of breathing and feeding collectively.
Spatio-Sculptural practices will inform a female reading of public Space and Place.
Spatial installation, associative texts and stories that investigate the shrinking future of the universal notion of home as a personal space of intimacy and care
A språkcafé exploring language as a tool for empathy, through translation, fictioning and collective storytelling
Network for people interested in gardening with nearby empty but cultivable grounds.
Generating a new use of public space from social re-appropriation of the ignored urban traces
New layers of urban landscapes- Maslešas’ backyard
A new element in the network of small-scale urban interventions in Banja Lukas’ urban tissue designed as an experimental public space that reinvents the meaning of ,,public garden’’ and its’ relation to conventional public spaces.
A speculative project on supermarkets and its relational supply chains as caretakers of the art + humanities industries.
The number of self-organizing objects is growing, and the team is replenished and becomes a kind of independent republic - an international community of ambitious and young people who we develop various projects, objects, installations and other things..
Home: A spatial Story
Combining storytelling and design, personal and universal narratives, criticism and creative practice, the project addresses the role of the home in the current profit-driven socioeconomic system.
BorderLine is a statement of social inclusion in the public domain and a design reflection against blunt border walls.
The language we use - The world we build.
Our project explores the architecture of a companionship within knowledge systems of craft traditions.
Creative quarter Barutana
Tactical urbanism prototype of how ''cultural city qaurter'' could redevelop old gunpowder factory in Kamnik, Slovenia.
The Urban Mobility Club
An inclusive, intersectional instrument for architects/designers used to develop empathy and do r&d.
Architecture of Nearness
An adaptable architectural prototype (6F, 15,000sqm) post COVID-19 to make users socially connected and mentally closer
Domesticating public space
A tool to experiment neighborhood adaptability to emerging spatial and social changes.
A temporary pavilion for exhibitions, lightshows, theatre. Made for everybody, at all time
NARRATIVES OF SPACE IN FILM
Narratives of space are related to (re)presentation and (re)interpretation of architecture and landscape; be they real or artificial. By comparing formal and semantic characteristics of Yugoslav Black Wave, the aim is to explore in detail their influence on perception of the physical environment.
MENTAL HEALTH CENTER
The idea was to deal with mental disorders by using architectural tools, create a future non-institutional facility which will offer engaging and healthy space.
Don't forget me
Architectural renovation of deserted village Pristava into a living space for people with dementia.
Cultures of Care
‘Culture of Care’ uses fermentation as a conceptual methodology for thinking about creating sustainably, and embedding climate change within different institutions
CLOUDS FOR COMMONS
CLOUDS is an open design modular system that can facilitate social and cultural actions in public space.
We want to emphasize and give rebirth to the forgotten architecture, designed by female architects.
Weird Drawings (Los Dibujos Raros)
Relating to a park through the process of collective drawing to change the given narratives
Landscape of Care
An installation centering around the theme of the potential future of the welfare state
Are you there? Can you hear me? Can you see me?
Wouldn’t it be nice to regain our physical presence in the spaces we are excluded from.
Envisioning a future where farmers find a place in the city and reside among consumers.
Architecture & Education
The ambitious role of Architecture in shaping the Future of Education
Student Dormitory Celje
Planning the transformation of a worn out student dormitory built in 1979 into a multifunctional youth housing centre.
Infrastructures of Care
New vision for sanatoriums as a more sustainable and local alternative to the global resort tourism
#helloeveryone proposes new professions to reshape our public spaces for slower lifestyles.
A piece of space for common use
Ongoing research on potential common spaces in the neighborhoods beyond what is familiar and comfortable.
The Ordinary Room
Through the active interaction between the resident and their domestic space, the idea of home is constantly re-defined.
The building is conceived as a continuation of the promenade, giving value to a neglected space.
Spaces of Emancipation
How can secluded communities offer spaces for future resistance, solidarity, and emancipation?
A digital community addressing critical spatial debates during times of overlapping crises
“Tomorrow’s Islands” is an installation-performance about movement, connection, and attention. Using land reclamation, the work takes the migration and compaction of sand as metaphors for the displacement and reconstitution of community, reflecting on the promises and challenges of congregation.
What Comes After
“What Comes After” is a multi-sensory participatory performance that immerses the audience in the tumult of a flood. Blending elements of myth and memory, the work considers the myriad ways a community might experience and understand crisis, and possibilities that remain for rebuilding.
Places of Solidarity in Public Space
Which architectural qualities enable (semi-)public places to mediate between fluid populations?
The Nation of Belong (BLNG)
The stateless discover their collective superpower to grow new artifacts and tools from life’s necessities – ultimately transporting them to BLNG. After never having belonged anywhere, they explore what it takes to create a system on their terms…
Assembly is a new interdisciplinary initiative in St. Petersburg, which combines a discussion and research platform with an inclusive art laboratory.
Child-friendly City Maps
A spatial dialogue project between children and the city that enables participation and interaction.
The Inhabited Type
Object-based design interventions to embrace misfits and accommodate inhabitants’ needs.
A Five Legged Spider
What if we forgot, unlearned and reimagined our movements and the things that we built?
An office emergency. Commercial towers have rendered themselves useless through the 2020 pandemic, is it time to give the workplace a home?
In the search for the impossible, we dare the possible
Architectural and artistic walking practices to entrust the existing knowledge within the city.
“Carehaus” is the U.S.’ first intergenerational co-housing project for elders, caregivers, and their families.
The Microbial Bathhouse
A social, medicinal, recreational and embodied healing architecture for restoring microbial imbalance (dysbiosis of the microbiome, which leads to multiple illnesses) and shaping a more-than-antimicrobial citizenry, with each other.
| CONFess * Interact * Analyse * Narrate * Confront * Activate | CONF.I.A.N.Ç.A is an experience, when one can dive into an action of contemplation, self-healing and confession
Playbook for healing environments
When it's all about performance and speed, how can we make time to heal and grow, to build and reflect?
Experimental public service reinterpreting the act of reading in contemporary society.
ART INSTALLATION AS URBAN ACUPUNCTURE
We want to create points of encounter aiming to strengthen social relations in neighborhoods and in city-biotopes.
Action as Architecture
Learning performative attitude to architecture and thus initiate the social transformation
Unipersonal living is an emergent lifestyle that is looking for a proper architecture and care.
POP UP MA PAROLE
POP UP MA PAROLE is a graphic-architectural platform for scenographic participatory processes in an urban context.
Progressive Neighbourhood Laboratory
Researching new ways of negotiating conflict that can form progressive neighbourhoods, capable of dealing with (increasing) heterogeneity.
HOW TO USE A MONUMENT
How to use a monument is a temporary event, a participatory urban experiment that provokingly reflects on the monument's role in the city today.
Transitional Landscapes: Bereavement Garden for Children
How can the healing powers of landscapes help the healing process of grieving children?
To connect the stone star with the sky we see reflected in the nearby waters of Alqueva.
TAKE PLACE is a project that combines the city dynamics and its continuous relation between human and non-human into a fluid architectural structure.
Our project consist of a series of video interviews with homeless people in Prague
A series of performative studies about spatial and relational practices to question identitarian traits that characterise contemporary ethnicised places.
Connecting 3 cities through 60 projects (20+20+20) that show us living spaces
Home away from home
We believe that participatory design tools can help migrants to connect with local community easier.
What Do Landscapes Say?
‘What Do Landscapes Say?’ explores how multidisciplinary artistic research informs the development of diverse urban environments through looking at landscapes.
Architectural Workers of Europe, Unite!
A series of essays and interviews that casts architectural workers as allies in collective struggle
A research-based project of performativity and urbanism, incorporating diverse disciplines as contributions into networking.
Disobedient Buildings explores infrastructures of care in ageing blocks of flats comparatively.
In emergencies, embracing scarcity increases the capacity of design to add value and change lives.
Minorities in metropolis
Barber shops: the scaffolding that holds masculine pakistani communities together in el Raval.
De Informele Zorgkaart ( Invisivle Care Map)
A digital map to visualize the otherwise overlooked aspect of care for inclusive urban planning.
PUBLIC SPACE IN PANDEMIC ITS COMMUNITY DYNAMICS
This Project seeks to cover the understanding of how public space could function during a pandemic, what new functions the street could have and what is the dynamics of public space in contexts where there is not a significant extension of public space.
Postcards From The Border
Storytelling project of the El Paso-Ciudad Juárez border region that unpacks the urban border space from collecting narratives and experiences in the format of postcards.
"Hearing Voices" Pavilion
Inclusion and encouragement of people with mental health issues in decision-making in the built environment through participatory design and construction of the pavilion.
An alternative residential model, that not only maintains the heritage, but also provides communal spaces that encourages supportive, friendly, and trustful relationships.
The Body as an Extension of the Dwelling
Artistic research project mapping interiors of the elderly through motion and video tracking in order to redesign transitions between body and dwelling
Monument is a short film, performance and reflection on the entangled lives of buildings and bodies.
Grey Matter Healthscape
We are rethinking the interface between spaces of health, changes in ageing and the city to revive urban areas, create resilient and inclusive environment.
Transformable Public Commons
A research by design into the potential of public space to encourage social engagement and strengthen identity.
Safe Space - Extended
Investigating the power of representational diversity in architecture through a program of online conferences, roundtables and podcasts.
hybrid urban ecology
A political architectural act is grounded as the frequency of the event is dissipated in the city
ALL HUMAN BEHAVIORS AND ATTITUDES REFLECTED IN ARCHITECTURE. SUMMARY: Small places and corners in the cities thought from the kindness to the residents.
PÚBLICA is a public space research project that upholds the right to the city as the people's right to an ongoing construction of our shared spaces and places, and aims to catalyze citizen participation, transparency and access to social and spatial justice.
BAU:BÜHNE is a performative, participatory event, a discursive structure and a collective material experiment.
The project transforms vacant office parks in the Netherlands into a network of productive campuses.
This is the exhibition "Atomic Bomb - Hiroshima and Nagasaki", in the atrium of the Oporto City Hall.
The region of Tuscany established 1.8m as the minimum safe distance to be maintained between people to limit the spread of the corona virus, Stodistante is a temporary solution to encourage social distancing for people to safely populate public spaces
Designing Motherhood surveys the arc of human reproduction through the lens of architecture & design
C’mon room; an artistic interruption in the public space and everyday life of „Blokowisko”.
Presenting art as “a way of thinking”, using empty spaces around institutions and language as a medium.
MIZU? Is part of the research process about the leisure in our cities through practical cases.
For The Gap
While architects often believe in the inherent progressivism of their field, our diverse academics explore architecture’s pathologies with nuanced takes from inside and outside the profession.
My Sentimental Monumentality
The project questions how we inhabit space through digital mediums and tests their instrumentality.
Plastic Wrap City
Will our care for safety, during the pandemic crisis, change our perception of public space?
Climate Crisis Hotline
Climate Crisis Hotline is a socially engaged artwork addressing the burgeoning mental distress in response to the climate crisis.
Using the concept of the shabono, the Yanomami communal dwelling, to imagine different and alternative urban futures in Alto da Eira, Lisbon.
Self-Care In Self-Build
Accessible building methodology based within intersectional feminist politics of collaborative, communal care.
MEMORIES OF A LANDSCAPE
An intervention that offers a sensorial and reflective experience by walking through the neglected territories of the suburbs.
Moved by the cyclical forces of the tide, the Theatre of Automation reconnects humans and nature in the post-labour turn of society.
Open science and citizen participation platform connecting citizens and encouraging cooperation between them.
Plur-ticipation : Commoning East Tilbury
Plur-ticipation proposes a pluralistic methodology for engaging in community collaboration .
Co-habiting the world
Workshops using filmmaking/drawing of everyday spaces to reimagine modes of living together.
Till now all the proposed models for social distancing are based on a static solution, confining people in a given space. Physx goes one step further using colored fibers that display the movement that you do defining a safe zone around you and showing when the social measures are respected or not.
Between heaven and earth
Make people be aware of the landscape through an automatic and “holy” point of view on the territory
The project explores human loss, fascism & authoritarianism through architecture.
Cyberactivism in architectural communication.
Implementation of the opinion of the European Economic and Social Committee on ‘Cyberactivism and civil society organizations’ in architectural communication.
Architecture and Socio-Cultural Sustainability
The impact of monotonous, concrete urban architecture on future of socio-cultural urban sustainability
Disability x Maternity
In partnership with rehabilitation institutes, this project organizes placemaking strategies for young mothers with disabilities
The Empty Square
The Empty Square is a global platform nurturing caring communities, living cities, and local wealth.
Auld Lang Syne
The project is a temporary monument to mark Britain's exit from the European union.
THE NEW URBAN CONFLUENCE LIGHT TOWER
The tower will provide live feedback on local organizations’ progress towards their renewable energy targets.
THE WOMAN´S CRAFT VILLAGE
The woman's village is a centre of refuge for women, an advocacy centre, a social justice education centre and an woman-robot collaboration research centre.
The (mis)guided Tours
Walking tours developed by multidisciplinary artists to explore urban environments in critical and creative ways.
a park at the salt field, that claims to tell the story of its community from a sensory perspective and experience
Visual inventory of the informal marginalized fishing district’s architecture on the Tagus and Coina rivers banks.
Our project refers to the design and construction of a landmarks’ net connecting neighborhoods socially.
The Care Water Closet (CWC)
The CWC is a future toilet scenario involving a water recycling system, care tools and care agents.
An Architecture of Chronic Illness
Exploring the experiences of place and architecture by people living with chronic illness, I use creative methodologies such as filmmaking, sculpture and essay writing.
Reimagining DayCare centres to socially integrate recent immigrants in cities
This conceptual sled-house exhibits a catalogue of ideas and perceptions regarding the notion of “home” dissolving the boundaries between building and environment and between building and meaning.
Hénaia is a collaborative project between french-moroccan architects, inhabitants and associations in order to create a shared area.
The Tower Of Palermos' Phenomena A tower of Compilation. An architectural representation of the current Palermo Phenomena. A new form of public space conceived as a cross-breed between a Time-City Arkhêion and a Street Market
Ways of Treating Buildings In Order to See Them
How can architecture help activate spaces, history, and communities through a variety of formats, programs, planning, and cultural production infiltration?
Come to the Yard
This collaborative project is emphasizing the ability of architecture to support interpersonal relationships while being constructed.
The House of Culture
Place that addresses urban alienation, inspired by cultural institutions of socialist countries.
From dismissed building to open spaces
A methodological approach to experiment new ideas and new images for the abandoned buildings.
The School within The School
A series of programmed interventions that install the mechanisms of art school with student autonomy
SOUL IN THE CHAOS
In the mad, buzz and crucial future, where everyone is running somewhere, we need to be connected with ourselves, we need calmness, without any noise, without any artificial smell, through opening up our inner soul, our SENSES!
Limbo to Liberation
The design intervention aims to create a means of livelihood and sustenance for the uneducated population of Syrian refugees by utilizing their strengths and that of the host community (Turkey). This would remove the refugees from their “Limbo” phase
The Sphere House
By realizing "Sphere House" and examining the lives, communication, economic activities, and social systems in it, we will investigate the plausible changes that can be brought by it to the world and the way people live.
Refurbishment of Rambla del Raval and surrounding area
Transform public spaces to change radically its performance with minimum intervention
Age-Inclusive Public Space
A kaleidoscopic publication aiming to inspire spatial practitioners to consider elderly citizens in the creation of public space.
A series of tools which support the negotiation of the use of public spaces in our cities
Institute for linear Research
An open platform researching contemporary landscapes by walking on a straight line around the globe
A fictitious conversation about power and architecture between Lina Bo Bardi, Pietro Maria Bardi, Giuseppe Spatrisano, Benito Mussolini, Sylvia Pankhurst and Haile Selassie.
D I A
DIA is a fusion between dance and architecture, designed as a critical and cognitive tool for architectural spaces
Architecture of Shame
Architecture of Shame investigates relationships between architecture and shame as a tool to understand contemporary European identities from a bottom up perspective
A physical and virtual platform for collective reflection on urgent topics for contemporary cities
Learning from Bella Bella
The project questions how designers approach designing & building houses in marginalized communities
A device for collaboratively building a language through a disembodied imagination that shares knowledge
Co-creative small-scale projects as catalysts for urban change and triggers for social innovation
Site-specific interventions to exchange narratives between researchers and citizens in Vyborg
Fast World - Slow Architecture
On Earth it’s problems while space is all opportunities. Designing life in space for Earth’s future.
oNDa is a large infrastructure project for Castelmola, a small town on the South-West coast of Sicily, facing Taormina and the Ionian sea.
Red Bathhouse-Bridge for Kannawurf
Crossing, swimming, boating, shelter: a bridge as diversified social space for rural riverside-routines
Non-Domestic is a research seminar rethinking domestic environments through the case-study of different ways of living.
Support structure for social, artistic and community-shaping construction + applied city-production.
Here for a good time, not a long time
Exploring the use of cultural safe spaces to reanimate Croydon's declining high street
Games as urban research
Within our project we developed conceptual, speculative and material tools, such as games, to respond to the current crises of modern urbanism.
Architecture, participation and self-building to increase social inclusion, dignity and empowerment.
The Visitaïres from the Future
This investigation considers urban practices, imagines their global implications to inflect on the future.
To be constructed
Exhibiting construction materials to value self build processes in a Tbilisi neighbourhood.
A masterplan addressing the issue of aging population in rural area by putting the elderly in charge
a wall story / many stories on the wall
Visual stories composed by the reader – through interchangeable chapters – inspired by writings on urban walls
Sustainable City Development Through User Feedback
A sustainable real time feedback to action user-architect-authorities communication system.
Apartment Biographies: a travelogue; a book; an architectural (hi)story.
Intimate residing experiences: notes on social upheaval, freedom, power and demographic change.
The Summer Office is a production space in the countryside allowing a variety of activities.
How new forms of mass protest can shape an attitude for future architecture collectives.
Dress the Criminal
Dress the Criminal examine what shapes bodies and behavioral structures in the correctional system through clothes; Desires, laws and superstitions, these are mapped and documented by a series of interviews, spatial and performative platforms, and propose a legal act of designing a law for a dress.
Museum for indigenous houses
Using technical and institutional knowledge of architecture in the service of social development and progress.
PARKLET 2 GO
A performative tool to test, experience and discuss the redesign of public spaces.
Domestic boundaries 2.0
Trans-spatial devices for an expanded and augmented domestic urban environment
A call for a new thinking on mental health care and wellbeing: towards a manifesto for architecture as an infrastructure of care.
FA - Fotografia dell'Archtiettura. (Archtiectural Photography)
We are creating the first meeting and personal-professional training online space for architectural photographers.
Deformation of the pavements to create topographies which encourage children to play.
Institutes of Care
We want to pull together a reflection on the future of the modern institutes of care, a legacy that testifies of 19th and 20th century architecture’s sense of responsibility towards the establishment and materialisation of a public-driven attitude to educate, reform, heal, and domesticate.
An essay exploring the future of utopian projects in Europe through the study of a femdom micronation.
What is our role as architects to push a community to change their individual actions to community?
Homelessness and the Inclusive City
A strategic approach to improve the living condition of the local homeless community in Taipei, Taiwan
La ville qui parle
We collect urban hieroglyphics of our time. Looking for hidden meanings, hidden cities.
Flavour Collage - Edible Neubau
A temporary cooking club aiming to stimulate dialogue around urban structures & cultural diversity.
Temporary communities – at different stages of actions – are the key of new models of resilience
An architecture that can be continually optimised to meet the shifting demands of Domesticity and Work
The secret life of a public square
There is a basic relation between the (human) subject and the (urban) objects, it is crucial for understanding how the city relates to its users. This project searches in linguistic the roots of the given relationship and develops an analysis method that becomes later a project methodology.
Chatrooms examines spatial settings to rethink existing models of meeting, mimic reality or highlight its absurdity
STEP by STEP
A method hinged on the so-called adaptive model, based on a feedback mechanism that makes the direct experience of the users its criterion of future planning address.
EUPavilion investigates the relationship between the EU institutions and architecture by means of design.
Social architects not only empower culture but also have the ability to organize society in a collaborated process.
Porro libertatem perdimus
Analysing misconceptions in the relationship between freedom and architecture, through literature
Aleppo: Open City
Aleppo: Open City suggests immaterial heritage as the main tool for sustainable physical reconstruction
URBAN CARPET TIRANA
The project deals on the exploration of public space, the built and lived environment in its diverse development as well as the interaction of young adults within a young democracy.
The One Circle Venn Diagram
A series of Participatory Investigations and Architectural Experiments Celebrating the Co-sentience of Everything.
EU Work EU Live
The first transnational program of temporary social housing to boost the European labour mobility
Imagining a new school for architecture and design, inspired by the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus.
An urban design table game taking a playful look on the history and problematic legacy of the soviet era micro-district planning.
Building a stage for a community theatre project made out of 2000 wooden tiles hand-painted by locals.
A series of occasionally intersecting future histories, looking back at where it all went right / all went wrong / all could have been different, using the work of six emergent creatives to explore our current near-future through the lens of environment, social cohesivity and urgency of response.
open up, Beer Sova to public as well as the architect's role, to ensure its social anchor in society
DiverCITY is a urban modular scheme able to represent the variety of contemporary society
S T A Y
Emergency accommodation and a daytime-stay for homeless people. The sleeping modules: sleeping-capsule-principle
When space meets desire
Artists and architects, by listening to communities, can create spaces for fundamental social functions
SHARING SOCIAL SPACE IN A BEIJING COMMUNITY
My project is a social intervention: it reflects place's culture, people life and needs
A spatial game asks the player to think about personal restrictions and how they effect communities.
First Choice Home
The installation consists of basic architectural elements, which were selected first by a search machine.
Experimental and participatory project for activation of public space in an easy and playful way.
The Possibility of an Island
Productive alternatives for the countryside in the era of automatisation and digitalisation
Egg-o / The first wearable cradle for refugees
Egg-o is a cradle-pouch born by a social design project, to provide to mums and children, escaping from bombing or climate emergency.
A Sci-fi revolutionary scénario where 70s utopian modular architecture meets high-rise beehives
The project explore the possibility of the appearance of new family spheres that nowadays are uncommon.
Behind the eucalyptus trees
In a village built under Francoism, the neighbours settle on an empty plot once occupied by a cinema.
Vague Utopie is an appropriation of urban voids, hosting temporary living situations.
Developing a time tool for participative projects and thinking architecture as an evolutive process with citizens.
A set of co-created urban games that tackle challenges, aiming to RE:CLAIM the right to public spaces.
The Rise of Kitsch.
Researching kitsch in European post-communist architecture from the perspective of trauma.
A self-organized community from an abandoned modernist box creates an eventful alternative space
Opening of the Britanika hotel
Opening of the “Britanika” hotel is a project of turning an invisible concrete ghost to a most desired landmark for 2 days.
The Landmarks' net
The project refers to the design and construction of “The landmarks’ net”, in the Municipality of Neapoli – Sykies (Thessaloniki, Greece) and their connection to the existing green-space grid, parallel to the activation of an environmentally active human network.
Vertical choices in Closed Spaces
A performative manifesto 'writing-sound-gestural-graphic', as a creation of a private / public metaphysical space, based on the social system *, based on anarchic studies.
THE MOBILE ROSE GARDEN FOR THE (OVER)DESIGNED SPACE
Participatory design implemented in a form of a mobile garden.
Centering sport as an instrument of spatial and civic activation in marginalized urban areas.
Can we talk about Eleonas?
We focus on how the re- prefix generates creativity and builds authentic; social and sustainable models for the future.
White memory, Black inheritance
The search for the reversal of the devaluation aspects of memory and its reflexes in our society.
The JUMPHUB is primarily an office for the collective JUMP, a meeting and co-working space, a place to develop ideas, to encourage creativity, to promote artistic production and cultural diffusion, a showcase of activities of JUMP and its residents.
Revival of Kombiteks Workers' Club (KRAK) building as part of the spatial framework of the collective memory for the inhabitants of Bihać (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Flash-Back City explores participatory design methods through collaborative, associative drawing.
The main aim of this project is securing affordable housing based on expected demographic changes, family structure and demands of the future; which include mobility and adaptability wherever you want to live.
An Architecture of Disappearance
To propose architecture as a language of struggle and resistance, engaged with the pain of the past and present.
Crossing the Skyline
"Crossing the Skyline" seeks to expand prisoner literacy through contemporary architectural interventions.
A format that hybridizes gastronomic culture and sharing economy, in an area of urban regeneration.
What animal is this?
Playground created with kids by playing with technical drawings of the building where it was installed.
An artist book, showcasing the views of over thirty of Manhattan's most luxurious private residential skyscrapers, seen through the eyes of a fictional billionaire
Soon All This Will Be Picturesque Ruins
Narrative based reflections into gentrification, and the diminishing presence of queer space in cities.
Biblioteca Abierta (Free library)
This project aims to create libraries without buildings, just through the performative action of build.
FuturDome is an independent museum voted to enhance contemporary arts in an historical palace.
Refugee Roulette is a concept that proposes to engage visitors to think creatively about the refugee situation. The goal of the pavilion is to demonstrate how, despite the hopeless situation in which people tend not to have rights or identity, creativity can emerge and can be seen as a life strategy
A True Terminal
This project is a reflection on the missed potential of public infrastructure along Lisbon's riverfront.
The internal-external political instability in territories with limited recognition that continuously are changing and shaping the community, environment and the act of constructing and planning.
Our design team researched a new housing typology to be used as a novel tool in the ‘affordable housing toolbox’ to propose a more affordable way of building and as a result contribute to alleviate the affordable housing crisis.
Preliminary exegesis for scriptoria-based intermedial projects in Architecture and iterative archival records.
Affordable Palace is the transformation of Buckingham Palace into Social Housing.
Vertical Social Housing with cell modules based on the Metabolism, the Japanese architectural movement
The ANNENViERTEL office for saving the world
A participatory project to save the world in a temporary vacancy.
Sustainable future starts in the present, exploring Kornati habitat real potentials through an imaginary inhabitant
The Beautiful Ruins We're Made Of
A story about lived pasts and (im)possible futures of buildings and their communities.
Color My Home
Color my Home project empowers displaced children by narrating the architectural story of their journey.
Making Architectural Kin
The proposed book will host a set of hybrid, interruptive and referencial visual interviews on production, waste, kinship and absolute possibility.
Twin Towns, are you close?
Triggered by memories of a relationship ‘with the other’, Twin Towns, are you Close? speaks of a time that never existed and excavates a future that never happened. In a speculative screenplay, a new national myth is rendered out as space which mediates and formats a future Twin Town planning.
The Architect is dead. Long live the architects.
Branding the divine genius is plain, unjust to numerous, who indefinitely (re)construct architecture.
Logistics, wrapped in, and supported by architecture is both connecting and dividing Eastern and Western Europe.
“Curriculum Revolution” calls for a complete makeover for the architecture school and its curricula toward a fairer future of the discipline.
A feminist perspective of domestic space
The project tackles poor living conditions in Brussels Social Housing by using feminism as a methodological tool to improve existing living conditions and create spaces of social solidarity and reciprocity.
Working with the 99%
The right to architecture as an obligation to be politically engaged in the social and spatial transformation
5 short stories and 1 project about Casablanca colonial myths and its new rebirth
A platform for the collective refusal of the status quo and the development of alternatives.
To explore the intimate relationship between the physical and the fictive
Beyond the ruin
is focused on the relationship between buildings abandoned by the crisis and users who are in a state of forced transit due to military conflicts.
Death/ Birth/ of/ the/ Exquisite/ Author/ Corpse/...
Play the game. Join in. Converse. Navigate. Experience. Sense. Choose your own meaning. Tell your own story. Collaborate!
Eyes Wide Shut
EYES WIDE SHUT challenges today's architects to include the needs of those often overlooked where it matters - space.
A Seat at the Table
A series of tables invites visitors to witness and perform collective decision-making on the city.
A short story composed of different vignettes, each exploring a different perspective of the space within the work
Resistance and compromise
The analysis of the influence of alternative culture on contemporary architecture and the market
SINEMA C is an adobe open air cinema in Manisa where Yusuf Atılgan wrote his works such as the The Loiterer, Motherland Hotel and Canistan, where he spent most of his life in a voluntary exile and takes its name C directly from Atılgan's main character of the novel The Loiterer.
Amsterdam Allegories is a manifesto for new and experimental public domains along Amsterdam’s IJ river
Songs to my mother
A reflection on structural gender violence and women’s life in public spaces
КУБ (eng: CUBE) is a modular urban stucture installed in public spaces and realized on the basis of the participation and participatory urbanism, that lets citizens to appropriate and to transform the city space in collaboration with city-planning professionals
The Helium Pavilion is a project of a social nature and of multiple purposes; all that its structure and flexibility can give.
Research for equality in learning and design by collectively shaping/imagining future utopias.
16 sounds of paper
I plan to create "16 sounds of paper", a performative workshop-based and participative art project that questions the success of integration of foreign elements in Romania, focusing on the routes followed by 16 immigrants after the dissolution of the EU, in the fictional 2028.
Co-Machines are an urban strategy of political objects recovering space from private interest back into the hands of the city dweller.
To create a space that functions we must test it in real time, in real space and with a diverse group — a vernacular structure that is a reflection of the community — not a telescopic vision, but a kaleidoscopic & expanding vessel to grow and transform within.
An ecology of places with innovative practices of living, making and building in the countryside.
Exploring alternative perspectives on habitation through collective design practice.
Domestic constructs of making out
An ongoing investigation in how specific architectural elements in domestic spaces and their ‘iconic’ perception based on their representation in media, influence the dynamic of contemporary complexities of (non/multi) human romantic relationships.
Italy has always been just an air and we love to remember and enjoy that today.
Unlocking the unused potential of Riga's post-soviet microrayons by hacking the roofscape.
Eterotopia is a research framework embracing transdisciplinarity to inspire new visions for territorial policy.
Swap on the River
The work aims to reintroduce the underused riverbanks of Zagreb’s Sava to the daily life of the city.
Design, Construct, Sustain & Expand
Rethinking the architectural practice for Malaysian houses in rural suburban settings through seven projects.
Architecture in a Global-Local Age
An architectural project about the importance of creating local environments in a globalized world.
Atmospheres as a daily Practice
Raising awareness about the felt body in the design of spaces to improve our daily life
A spatial and social warning for an urban environment after the impact of a nuclear catastrophe.
The demilitarisation of an abandoned bunker island becomes fertile ground for creative settlements.
YOUNG OLDIES wants to start the discussion about growing old in Slovenia and search for a sustainable “third” age environment.
Constructing a global framework comprised of upcycled buildings for social engagement
Rural Assembly is an initiative to develop new models of affordable and climate resilient housing, improving the social and built fabric of underserved rural farming communities through the application of community workshops, good design and building technology.
The Loaded Nook
Loaded nooks as a stimuli for new insights and a vessel towards debate on systemic change.
The non-habitant aims to be a critical essay, of the current scenario that portrays a typical user in a metropolis of the XXI century. Therefore, it consists of a review of its background and how we get into that situation, its culture, and the devices that stimulate and promote it.
Mapping and re-activating local communities through temporary re-use of vacant facilities in urban contexts
Addressing the contradiction between: what we think a playground is, and how much we really understand what a playground could be.
Parallel is half immersive theatre, and half investigative tour of buildings, streets and history.
Strategies for Lifting the Spirit
Community construction projects that offer new areas for architectural research.
H2O and Vanity Fair
My name is Aleksandra and just to be from a place that is called Ložionica and now is called Belgrade Waterfront
The Time is Now.
Discuss how architecture can reflect the relationship between individual and society based on the ideas of Japanese architect Takamasa Yosizaka (related to my film project the time is now.)
The architectural amelioration of social space in neglected housing districts - through the creation of Common Forms.
Get involved fall in Love with Varna
Innovative way to empower people collective intelligence to co-create the cities of the future.
Promise of the Future
An urban field during the transformation towards a post-labour society, exploring our social and creative potentials.
Reflecting a better life for citizens of small towns, using the river as an element of spatial and social relations. Case of study: Hani Elezit.
Perfect [Size] Museum: Art to Fill Your Boots
Our concept is new type of museums where visitor will able to create his own exposition with his personal history and experience, and new technologies will assist to transform museum space for individual request.
Architecture should understand contemporary transformations, creating new conscient paradigms that better responds to actual needs.
Landscape as House
'Landscape as House' is about animating a family's landscape by means of a fragmented house.
Catalogue of pavillions in order to: show their potential before they start to disappear from the city; to preserve their original shape (structure, form, unique detail), to compile possible functional program for upcoming years and present different scenarios for potential tenants and developers.
This project is a reflection on new forms of modern living in a wooden multi-dwelling unit in the city.
The 0.75 Scale
The Netherlands, the country with the tallest people in the world, needs to think about scaling down
Res nullius, res communis
A symbol of past aspirations and violent conflict is turned into an emblem of tolerance and freedom.
The Liquid Wall
The Liquid Wall is a movable pavilion that functions as a platform for the exchange of ideas where meeting and co-creation is central.
Paper Pavilion up-cycles used papers collected from city to present sustainable future pavilion.
Rethinking the streetscapes of the Ney York City from the perspective of powerless (Sassen,2014) nomadic vandwellers. Case study Red Hook.
The City of Tomorrow
In the times we live, where everything is a "click" away, where flying over Tokyo or New York is within reach, where I can visit the Partenón from the screen ... we have forgotten the place I live. How can we recover the relationship with the city? how can we make the city our place?
Mostlikely Sudden Workshop
Against the background of our sudden workshop experience we develop new "common space" typologies.
The Office as a Project
A project for enabling a deeper understanding of the implications of both ‘work’ and ‘workplace design’.
Istanbulites Thinkbelt (ITb)
Istanbulites Thinkbelt (ITb) is the speculations of critical ideas on education through utopian-fictional models.
Integration for Inclusion
The project is an integration of refugees camp into Khashm Algerba City to empower Eritrean refugees restore their normal life-style instead of depending on United Nation Aids and being exposed into humans trafficking.
“The other Spaces”
Architecture can be thought about, defined, and created through the prism of the philosophical concept of heterotopia.
Brave digital world
We currently live in a period of time, best described with words as constant progress, rush, technology inventions and digitalisation. The emergence of a phenomenon, called internet.We live in two parallel realities.
The Millennials’ Suburbia
Rethinking the collective imaginary of suburban areas after the enforced millennial urban exodus.
Through analises of the architecture of the town Resen , the new intervention is a continous two floor complex which in its function includes the old concrete shells of the existing open market.
Model-Homes, part of the 2018 ‘Architectures by Proxy’ Exhibition at the University of Michigan, proposed new domestic models for alternative social, political, and economic subjectivities.
Expansion as the second Layer of the City
Research on alternative forms of affordable housing in Taipei by re-interpreting its self build spaces
cutoutmix: a free open platform as an answer to the growing need for more equal and diverse cutouts populating design renders.
Schools as community centres and public spaces
The initiative promotes the idea of an open access school dedicated both to the students and the rest of the community, where both processes complement and develop one another in symbioses, enriching architecture and change schools and neighbourhoods for the better.
Spontaneous Living Spaces
The research maps and analyses self-built dwellings and settlements in developing cities.
Cities Connection Project
The idea is to connect cities showing its public architecture and sharing a double exhibition, debates and guided visits to the selected projects
A nomadic pavilion that tells us about the ability of plants to inspire better coexistence conditions
Culture capital of the Turkic World
Rethink, reinvent and reload the most ancient city of Kazakhstan involving creative communities, using immense cultural heritage of Great Steppe and encouraging circular economy.
The Vernal Estate is a post-natural wetland condominium in Santa Rosa, California. Home to the endangered Tiger Salamander, Fairy Shrimp and Sonoma Sunshine, the Estate decommodifies a wetland mitigation bank by rewiliding it with homes for humans.
An architectural business proposal catering to the emerging market of migrant agricultural labour.
The Architects’ Falnama: Accounts from a Book of Omens
Descriptions of Open Call projects can serve the act of architectural “bibliomancy,” the prediction of our shared environment’s future.
Arctic Present. The Case of Teriberka
This project looks at the future of northern urbanism as a decentralized network of nomadic coastline settlements.
Walky-Worky is the God of discomfort, challenging its user to reconnect with its space of being.
TRSHCHN is a multi-disciplinary project that has a goal to understand the phenomenon of a dormitory area Troeschchyna.
UPRC - Ubwungo Peace and Reconciliation Centre Rwanda
Sharing the Rwandan experience of forgiveness between survivors and perpetrators of genocide with post conflict communities around the world.
A shared interest in the bounce
An open source game, which subverts a piece of aggressive architecture, namely the Camden Bench.
Immersive Catalog of Housing Systems
Immersive Catalog collects ways of living in 20 different cities as virtual environments meant to be shared in order to bridge the gap between changing habits, cultures, and experiences inside domestic space.
Punk, an alternative music venue located within an abandoned urban roof-top water tower, repurposes an 'urban remain' for new use, and much like the counter-culture it was made to service, it asks "will you accept me" - in this case, as architecture?
The future architecture will be aimed at increasing people’s mobility by moving our house with us.
The idea for this building was born as a result of a continuous search for who we are and where we come from; search for the answer to the question what the true Self stands for.
Otravisión is a temporary intervention that aims to celebrate a public space by providing passers-by with the opportunity to perceive the physical space from entirely new and unpredicted points of view.
Zero-cost shelters for homeless people built by up-cycling plastic bottles and bags
The composition of the New School Project is based on the stylization of the shape of the Triskel sign
Hope on Water
Istanbul has privatized its public spaces which were supposed to be used after earthquake, can water be the solution?
Performing a language for the messy reality of the everyday world.
What is the future of the architectural language of narration?
How can urban memory be curated so that it would transgress memory as a passive entity and be a transformative agent instead?
Multiscalar bodily architectures exceed the limits of gender and power towards their own futures.
transcendental spoon in architecture
Installation which could transform and move us into transcendence.
Open House is a hypothetical device to practically engage architects with domestic transformation.
Come to the Table
Breaking down walls to bring open-plan kitchens into the heart of our cities
Temporary interventions in the public space as potent catalysts of happiness.
THE ARRIVAL CITY IS (NOT) A MACHINE
Future architecture makes space again a property of man and not just a property of form!
The cities of the future need the rebirth of the sense of public space, for a possible collective joy, an ecstasy of dance and politics: new monuments.
The process of ‘Sensibilizing Urbanism’ occurs in transitional spaces between the public and the private that are inherent to every city.
Community supported architecture
An architecture that shift from a product based attitude to a socially sustainable process based approach
Landscapes of coexistence
Opposed to centralized planning of solid borders a community managed forest set up the stage for a new landscape in which memories, imagination and creativity can envision alternative possibilities for a novel future.
Activating the collective conscience as a progressive tool for social change through democratically funded autonomous living environments.
The Hummingbird Effect
Neo-tribes gather in public squares to celebrate citizen alchemy and the inversion of hierarchical political power
Instead of being limitations, we understand budget constraints, the client’s needs and regulatory frameworks as tools and triggers for architectural innovation.
An emergency pavilion destined to meet primary needs of people who suffered from a natural disater.
The bed, originally used for sleeping, has changed its function to accommodate the full spectrum of human activities: it has opened itself to the public sphere becoming a social tool for working, sharing, communicating and entertaining
A future architecture is a home for migration that forever riots across imposed borders.
The Great Arousal
A living system designed to help people be healthy and realize their collaborative and human potential.
We did not shortcut the terrain, we walked it and zoomed in without the loss of resolution.
Architecture should serve people in need, those who leave their homeland to seek a better life.Creation of common neighborhoods of refugees with the locals show how mankind has yet revalued the kindness. Humanity is what matters.
The Power of Communitarianism
How architecture can eradicate social isolation through transient co-sharing platforms.
Take back the Bollards!
In a disproportional overreaction on the desire for safety our cities are increasingly militarised.
To document and discuss urban life through filters of popular culture and specific communities
Architecture as language is natural to all humankind. By working locally & digitally constructing narratives we aim to build a community of belonging.
An invitation for city dwellers and wanderers to a workshop, of exploring the power of drifting.
In an era of individualism, intensifying social bonds is a priority and architecture plays a major role in it.
NEW CITY GATES
Strategies of flaneuring open discourses on peripheries in a series of multi-disciplinary workshops.
The future is in the inter-dependent relations between architecture, bodies and mediation
Cunha a gentrification process.
How Virtual reality can be used as a medium to show the effects of gentrification in our cities.
Building performative structures to strengthen a new feeling of collectiveness
Architectures of Autogestion
Radical technologies generate challenges and opportunities for the spatial practice of autogestion
Urban Sync is a mobile App for civic participation, syncing citizens to the built environment.
DeGrowth Institute sources collective knowledge about the future of shrinking cities.
stadtstattstrand - The creative use of public spaces
Lets work together on future policy tools to foster the urban commons through Research and Design.
Modifiable Public Space
Could we have access to the configuration of public spaces? Could we change a square according to our mood or needs?
Using unfinished vernacular buildings as a canvas for temporary urban design.
"Urban planners have yet to learn the deep truth. It is that people can be social only when they are somehow protected from each other. Without barriers and boundaries, without mutual distance that forms the impersonal essence, people are destructive. "(Sennett, 2015: 363)
Transcribing the Extraordinary of the Ordinary within the Roma community of Braga´s Social Housing Neighbourhoods
We define pure geometry as an immediate spatial producer to trigger spontaneous social engagement.
The population migration has always been the deus ex machina of politics, designing urban and economical aspects. So, which would the future of post-productivist transition be?
10.000 Moving Cities
Non-Places, which could exist all over the world without any true local identity
Brief manifesto for the right to decay and to resistance to re-use, for recognizable places in the urban landscape.
Architecture2.0 is an exciting collective experiment in search of Utopia, the open city of the future.
Into the Conflict
As part of the territorial conflict between Chile's native communities and their modern state, "Into the Conflict" reinterprets agroindustrial buildings as contemporary icons of a historical occupation, searching a resignification of its role as new integration points between both peoples.
The idea is to build housing projects on an existing nature and preserve pieces of it for extrusion on its full height.
The current global context requires a need for change in our way of thinking about architecture with an increase focus on both social and ecological issues.
Phi is a platform that connects people in remote off-grid communities to clean, low-cost energy improving their living conditions.
Humanity, the future of architecture.
humanity, which goes beyond limit of man-made environment, is the key to the future of architecture.
Ephemerality, image-making, space and the body
One of play, interaction, open experimentation, & understanding the sensorial body in time & space.
Multi Religious Temple
Future architecture has to promote communication among individuals and the expression of subjectiveness in all fields, including religion
What we really like to imagine as a future are the things that we cannot construct.
Model of Temporary Housing
The main idea / tendency is the use of alternative forms of housing in different situations / contexts and their (complete in every sence) implementation in existing urban continent.
Parameterization Platform of Collective Life
Towards a collective, participatory & parameterized design for space production.
Manifesto for the layered Future
Learning how to treat what we already have is the premise for a sustainable and controlled growth
Modulor´s Bastard Children
A critical project about Modernism to recognize the value of suburban aesthetic
Return to Zion
Housing for evacuated populations will be integrated within the existing urban fabric and draw from cultural agents in a material-semiotic approach.
Mapping Future Archaeologies
MFA: a speculative reverse scenario process that uncovers the multiple, dynamic faces of the city.
Future of architecture is in educated generations so they get aware on know how to live their cities.
Open space as a common space? How to empower communities in a bottom up city creation?
Office of Displaced Designers (ODD)
Architecture: unlocking the power of design and education for a more inclusive and just society.
An archive of Futures
The future of the past is in the future. The future of the present is in the past. The future of the future is in the present.
Dematerialisation of Architecture
Dematerialisation of architecture explores the gap between idea boiler room and the constructables.
The Architecture (an Archaeology) of a Post—Nation
What is the architecture that materialises the post-national political contract?
It is the European architecture that would reflect a fact that our continent is inhabited not only by the indigenous Europeans but also by outsiders who have a contribution to our culture.
Symbiocene is a project that aims to create a series of beehives from invasive plants, exploring interspecies relationships that constitute well-being of future cities
12 Life Factories
An assembly of singular processes, each a responce to 12 fundamental programs, essential to the organization of collective societies.
Designing a Curriculum
Inverting the logic of the architectural design studio – curriculum as an object of design.
The monument that does not make any conclusions, but open some new questions
The New Green
the presence of fiction will foster a collective dimension of re-appropriation of the public realm
Shake the Disease
Architects are a privileged group who have the tools and in-your-face methods for upcycling the existing built environment and future architecture should be the materialization of the responsibility to do so.
A design attitude that comes from the desire to make humanity part of a larger ecological system and Architecture is the instrument to realize it.
An architecture built on a deeper understanding of land as a durational and impermanent force.
The Architecture of Make Believe
What is architecture? No! What does architecture?, should the question be.
Synergic cohabitation of man and nature must happen. Man must inhabit the planet without interfering with it's rhythm and evolution
Social Network Agora
Space in the city and people's creativity are resources. We need a platform to share our goods.
The Politics of Queuing and the Architecture of the Queue
The queue as a spatial and mental threshold situation, a space in between, in flux and of negotiation.
Heritage, accessibility and senses
Public space through the senses for a total perception of the architecture and its surroundings
If we free the public spaces from cars, we will make a vivid places for people.
An experimental project that focuses on the seriousness of a present situation in urban ecosystems, but also on the continuous evolution of the relationship of man and nature and their constantly affecting each other: nature adapting to human’s action, man adapting to his natural environment.
Rethinking and Experimenting Artistic and Architectural Education for the 21st Century
Quantum physics states the observer is influencing the observed reality.Gratitude towards the observed reality/object, changes the molecular and energetic structure, and it becomes beneficial, having an effect on our state of mind, and state of health. Let’s stop taking everything for granted!
Reshaping European cities by bringing back a lost Identity
Combining a bottom-up and Innovative approach, both rooted on the existing environmental and urban context.
Publishing a Post-Colonial Magazine
For a conversation around the potentiality to create politically engaged publications questioning the politics of space and bodies.
Being caught up on imaging the future, we keep on forgetting all the unexplored, fascinating moments that construct our present.
Urboteca: On-Demand Participatory Planning Service
An open planning office which uses service design and behavioral economics to foster engagement
An architectural fiction book about a radical condominium of dysfunctional houses.
The possibility of another world lies hidden in the exhausted ruins of the present
The Future Architect as a transcriber of specificities, meanings and ways of living in common places
Edge of City
A boundary isolates from its neighbors, creating unequal quality of life and poor accessibility.
Restore the link between the city and its main landscape resource "Nature (flora, fauna, water, etc.)"
This project focuses on those who experience precarity as a permanent condition, and asks what sorts of spatial practices can emerge out of this experience.
A politically responsible architecture must take active part in making space for public engagement.
Active arrangement of all open backyards that are neglected in densely packed city blocks.
Future architecture empowers the user to control and improve the basic dwelling by self implementing good solutions.
Database of different sense stimulus that helps the designers determine the most important user needs in public space.
Housing in transFORMATION
An oblique modular housing system, with the capability to change form according to the users’ needs.
Challenge the primacy of infrastructure, explore possibilities of multiplication of urban networks.
Could the city be modified through an acupuncture approach that implants human-scale projects in it?
Fables are True
Fables Are True creates a panorama of sensations to trigger an imaginative process toward new ways to conceive nature in relation to man.
Architecture as a process that focuses on the discourse and questions set boundaries steadily.
Supermix in the City
Space in our cities is precious, we have to make it work harder by being more ambitious with combinations of different uses: supermix!
How would our cities look like if young people were actively involved in shaping them?
In.fill & ge.ne.ration Y
Future architecture should think about filling the poor gaps among generation Y
Company Towns of Innovation
What happens when large companies take over their small hometowns and turn them into global innovation hubs?
The aim of future architecture is to recover degraded or abandoned areas by creating a network of public spaces.
Building a flying city, ephemeral and changeable, over Rome as a manifesto of the end of architecture.
A documentary about how mass tourism (and the architecture accompanying it) reshapes coastal areas for better or worse.
Walking as an Ar(t)chitectural Tool
Future Architecture will incorporate walking as a critical device to perceive, map and claim hidden relationships in-between people and the built-environment.
Future Architecture Archive – FAA
A collection of video-interviews to authors which will contribute to articulate a common vision for the future of architecture.
Permanent Temporality of Refugee Camps: The Syrian Chapter
The project intends to reinvent refugee camps as urban catalysts, humanitarian and political agencies. The new urban prototype addresses the possibility of long term stay and integration of Syrians, focusing on issues of self-reliance, through employment and education.
New types of KIN(k)SHIPS deviating from the conventional understanding of the term 'public space'.
Redevelopment of social housing infrastructure
When we think about the future of architecture we can’t think of something other than high influence of technology and presume all people will have access to it since it will also be something viral. But there is an entire neighborhood who do not have the most vital facilities.
The City in Perspective
It is a pilot program, searching for a different way of thinking the city, from the perspective of the walker.
Transculturation: New Heritage? New Space?
A view on transculturation’s impact in the transformation of urban public space as expression of cultural heritages
Meeting pop-up actions to programme activation
Triggers of intermittent programmes at not much used urban landscapes to the resocialisation
Welcome in the Hôtels meublés!
Hospitality in the urban context - from a moribund hotel sector to a renaissance of inclusion
The FX Beauties
Challenge how we perceive contemporary discourse of gendered spaces and decentralized networks
The Human Scanners
Participatory sensory-oriented method for exploring architecture through the movement, gesture, and rituals of our bodies.
The aim is to raise the population’s awareness of their city by appearing unexpectedly in the daily life.
Mind Your Path?
This research project is about creating environmental friendly attitudes in urban dwellings, developing values that seem necessary for the future achitecture.
An urban answer to the misfortunes of dispersed, fragmented, uncontrolled and alienating suburbia
Renaissance of Urban Revival in Europe
Urban renewal projects in European cities as a measure to push economic and social development.
From Waste to Wonder
Responsible and collaborative design that is rooted in reality but reaches for the radical.
I would prefer not to
A research into the new figure of a reluctant architect that chooses passiveness over action
The Art of Salesmanship
In various experiments we analyzed populist strategies, which are used to sell projects to the public.
Free territory of creativity in an industrial cities that is created and changed by those, who come to it.
Costa Del Sprawl
The physical remnants of economic abandonment provide a challenging new context for architecture
Learning from Urban Conflicts
We need to create tolerant, cosmopolitan cities and openly advocate against practices of exclusion
The Artist, Conservationist, Nation Builder and Pragmatist collude to devise our future.
Bringing Back the Social into the Cities
A holistic approach to urban transformations as a basis for the socially-informed evolution and reconfiguration of cities.
New Town shows the discrepancy between the idea and the reality of urban development.
Lanterna per Lucciole/Lantern for fireflies
Utopia is possible if it is thought of on a small and local scale.
Architecture & Film
Architecture and Film enables subversive awareness on developments that involves space, time and people
Brescia agri-cultural City
Turn wasted lands into resources, linking them to the existing parks and agriculture areas to create a new suburban image, the AGRI-CULTURAL CITY.
Madrid Urban Stewardship
The city of the future will be mainly made (again) by its inhabitants, and not only by companies, experts or governments
The project aims to revitalize Warsaw's urban wastelands by injecting arts in these places.
Forest of Memorization
An innovativ architecture that is taking care about the contemporary handling with the human death.
This is a critical cartography of Marseille masquerading as a newspaper. No narrative is autonomous in the newspaper, just as no individual is in the city.
"Performance" inside a Political Prison. The idea was to relate prison spaces by a tennis ball. After that, I made a video of it.
Skopje. Beyond The Obvious
We believe that structural interventions in the city fabric can help overcome inequalities and form a base for social sustainability - especially in diverse societies.
urban future bar
Urban futures cannot thrive without an enabling environment for citizen engagement.
Architectural code of ethics in a post-global era
A code of ethics for Architects is a practical and urgent tool to achieve a sustainable and adaptable solution to improve our built environment
Civic education of citizens built architecture
The architecture should make it all from the consciousness of the city.
Smiles Keepers MZA
Taking architecture as a tool for inclusion, we transform public spaces collectively
Productive dynamic Landscape
We want redefine and diversify the existing landscape by emphasizing the potentials and improve the overall life in the city.
A new city model in the millennial era to against the contemporary city model.
+1m² : Make It Green
What would you do if you had one square meter more? I would make it green
The Cabrio House
An inspiration to open domestic spaces for firmament and celebrate the power of Architecture
We do not live inside a void that could be colored with diverse shades of light, we live inside a set of relations that delineates sites which are irreducible to one another and absolutely not superimposable on one another.