Posts tagged "urban architecture"
Russian creative think tank and agent of change, Strelka Institute at the Architecture Biennale in Venice

Russian creative think tank and agent of change, Strelka Institute at the Architecture Biennale in Venice

Russian creative think tank and agent of change, Strelka Institute, is hosting a series of discussions with interesting voices in architecture and urban design in the pre-opening days of the 13th International Architecture Biennale in Venice. The events will take place on 27 and 28 August at Strelka Palazzo, the temporary branch of the institute...
New north part of the Highline in New York city

New north part of the Highline in New York city

The Highline in New York city is one of the best experiences in town at the moment. While in New York for the DesignBoost-NYC event at Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum we went to see the new north part. It was an amacing experience to see how this old railway has been turned into a park...
Public Design Festival call for projects 2011

Public Design Festival call for projects 2011

Public Design Festival edition n° 3 will be held in Milan from 12 to 17 april 2011 with a new formula – no more 2to5 mt installations, but site specific projects scattered all over Milan from the city centre to the outskirts of town (Lambrate, Cadorna, Porta Romana, Garibaldi). Young designers, architects and projects makers...
New architecture in Copenhagen

New architecture in Copenhagen

Of the many new estates at Copenhagen Harbour, Havneholmen by architect Lene Tranberg from Lundgaard & Tranberg is one of the most interesting. Located on an island at the entrance to the harbour – just opposite Fisketorvet and with a walkway to Islands Brygge. The project builds upon an urban plan that transforms a former industrial...
Moodwall by Studio Klink and Urban Alliance

Moodwall by Studio Klink and Urban Alliance

Media architecture collective Urban Alliance has recently finished the Moodwall: a 24 meter long interactive light installation in Amsterdam. The Moodwall is situated in a pedestrian tunnel and interacts with people passing by, improving the atmosphere in the tunnel and making people happy and feel less unsafe. The interactive urban wallpaper is built out of about...