Posts Tagged 'interventions'

Irony Curtain: A Russian Interventionist

Hello, my name is Anton Polsky (aka MAKE) and I am a Russian interventionist. I’ve got an invitation to visit Amsterdam in May ’14 to take part in an annual art festival called Kunstvlaai. The main mediums represented at the

/ By Make Make

Irony Curtain: A Russian Interventionist

Hello, my name is Anton Polsky (aka MAKE) and I am a Russian interventionist. I’ve got an invitation to visit Amsterdam in May ’14 to take part in an annual art festival called Kunstvlaai. The main mediums represented at the

/ By Make Make

DIY Safety Devices

One of my favorite projects at the Kunstvlaai Festival of Independents was by artist Alexia Mellor. The Unicorn Union Project examines how people cope with their fears and anxieties: “It is a participatory project, creating playful interventions and temporary communities

/ By Shriya

DIY Safety Devices

One of my favorite projects at the Kunstvlaai Festival of Independents was by artist Alexia Mellor. The Unicorn Union Project examines how people cope with their fears and anxieties: “It is a participatory project, creating playful interventions and temporary communities

/ By Shriya

The Social Life of Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo

In the first week of July, building on lessons from St. Petersburg, our neighborhood investigations for the Cooperative Urbanism workshops with Strelka kicked off in Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo. Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo residents, holding signs which read: I could be your grandfather / sister

/ By Shriya

The Social Life of Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo

In the first week of July, building on lessons from St. Petersburg, our neighborhood investigations for the Cooperative Urbanism workshops with Strelka kicked off in Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo. Yuzhnoe Medvedkovo residents, holding signs which read: I could be your grandfather / sister

/ By Shriya

Lessons in Urban Interventions, St. Petersburg

Delai Sam (DIY) in St. Petersburg—hosted by Free Space and the Center for Independent Social Research— included 2 weeks of workshops, community events and lectures.   Delai Sam We traveled to the city to to participate in Adeola Enigbokan’s  ‘Sociological

/ By Shriya

Lessons in Urban Interventions, St. Petersburg

Delai Sam (DIY) in St. Petersburg—hosted by Free Space and the Center for Independent Social Research— included 2 weeks of workshops, community events and lectures.   Delai Sam We traveled to the city to to participate in Adeola Enigbokan’s  ‘Sociological

/ By Shriya

Mike Lydon: Tactical Urbanism for Urban Replanning

Tactical Urbanism is a term used to describe a new movement of place-making and change-making in cities around the world. It is also the title of a publication that promotes these ideas of immediate, short term improvements and changes in

/ By Shriya

Mike Lydon: Tactical Urbanism for Urban Replanning

Tactical Urbanism is a term used to describe a new movement of place-making and change-making in cities around the world. It is also the title of a publication that promotes these ideas of immediate, short term improvements and changes in

/ By Shriya

Automobile Interventions

Automobiles are often the object of people’s grievances and the target of urban interventions. Not many would undertake an art project praising the car. Except perhaps that they offer a convenient private transportation capsule, there are plenty of negatives. Let’s

/ By Sonya Polskaya

Automobile Interventions

Automobiles are often the object of people’s grievances and the target of urban interventions. Not many would undertake an art project praising the car. Except perhaps that they offer a convenient private transportation capsule, there are plenty of negatives. Let’s

/ By Sonya Polskaya