Creating walkable, urban, human-centered neighborhoods in the Granary District.
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Neighborhoods all over Athens, Greece have turned into dead urban spaces. A non-profit organization known as Beforelight, successfully made an impact by transforming Pittaki Street in the Pittaki neighborhood.
Beforelight gathered old lamps from the area and held an open workshop for locals to repair and…Continue
Posted on October 9, 2013 at 11:21am
Claude Cormier + Associates, a Landscape Architecture + Urban Design firm, designed this street installation in Montreal Canada. The idea was to transform a street primarily used for cars into a pedestrian only passage.
Temporary Overlay Markers (the same markers used to define temporary lanes on highways) are arranged in a regular grid to mimic a carpet of…Continue
Posted on October 1, 2013 at 2:24pm
PARK(ing) day is an annual and global event that was first initiated in 2005 by the art and design studio Rebar from San Francisco. The idea is to convert single metered parking spaces into temporary public open spaces. By paying the meter for a two hour parking space, artists and designers…Continue
Posted on September 18, 2013 at 1:28pm