AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities

Rewilding our cities

Architecture Rewilding our cities: beauty, biodiversity and the biophilic cities movement New York’s Highline shows that even the densest city environment can be rewilded, creating habitats for native species and green spaces for the community. Photograph: Gary Hershorn/Getty Images Buildings covered in plants do more than just make the cityscape attractive – they contribute to … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-3. Villages, Neighbourhoods & Cities, A2B1-7. Saving the Planet & Designing our Futures, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities | Tags: , , | Commentaires fermés sur Rewilding our cities

Dressing for a Hotter Planet : Indian designers at work

Dressing for a Hotter Planet: In India, Designers Honor the Natural Sustainability of Artisan Crafts By Sneha Mehta Photography by Tenzin Lhagyal and Ashish Shah April 22, 2021 If there’s one thing that unites India’s 1.3 billion people, it is heat. Even in a country with a variety of regional climates—from tropical to Himalayan alpine—hot, … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMCT°_1-1-Unity and plurality, AMCT°_2-2-From the protection of Nature to ecological transition, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity | Tags: , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Dressing for a Hotter Planet : Indian designers at work

Skinny towers in Sydney and Melbourne

Skinny towers: with few prime city sites left, Sydney and Melbourne are going tall and slim Sydney’s Pencil Tower hotel will be 6.4 metres wide, 100 metres high and 34 metres deep. An ingenious solution – or foolhardy? Neil Durbach, architect of the proposed Pencil Tower hotel, says ‘each [hotel] room is super compact, it’s … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-3. Villages, Neighbourhoods & Cities, A2B1-7. Saving the Planet & Designing our Futures, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space | Tags: , , | Commentaires fermés sur Skinny towers in Sydney and Melbourne

Architects hope to tear down garden fences of England’s future homes.

Finalists in design contest plan communal gardens to boost social integration on estates Direct link to The Guardian By Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent Sun 23 Aug 2020 15.13 BST Igloo has proposed car-free, self-build estates with communal gardens. Photograph: Homes for the Future Could it be farewell to the traditional back garden? Architects shortlisted by … Continuer la lecture »

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Street Art Project in Bushwick-Brooklyn

Catégories: AMC1°_1-1-Production and circulation of knowledge, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-3. Art & Power, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest, LLCET°_1-2-Polemical art | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Street Art Project in Bushwick-Brooklyn

Aborigenes : from The Dreamtime to Modern Australia

 

Catégories: A2B1-8. Past within Present, AMCT°_1-1-Unity and plurality, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, AMCT°_3-1-Power and influence, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, B1B2-8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_3-2-Anchoring and inheriting | Tags: , , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Aborigenes : from The Dreamtime to Modern Australia

The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind …

Have you found all the movies referred to in this parody ?

Catégories: AMC1°_1-2-Science and techniques, promises and challenges, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_2-2-From the protection of Nature to ecological transition, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-5. Fictions & Realities, B1B2-6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, LLCE1°_1-3-Utopias and dystopias | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur The answer, my friend, is blowing in the wind …

Wwoofing : voluntourism focused on organic farming

WWOOF is a worldwide movement and networking platform whose aim is to link volunteers with organic farmers and growers, to promote cultural and educational experiences based on trust and non-monetary exchange, thus helping to build a sustainable, global community. As volunteers (or WWOOFers ) people live alongside their host helping with daily tasks and experiencing … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: A2B1-3. Villages, Neighbourhoods & Cities, A2B1-7. Saving the Planet & Designing our Futures, AMC1°_1-2-Science and techniques, promises and challenges, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, AMCT°_2-2-From the protection of Nature to ecological transition, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-4. Citizenship & Virtual Worlds, B1B2-6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion | Tags: , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Wwoofing : voluntourism focused on organic farming

Eco-tourism and Voluntourism

RE-THINKING SPACE, EXCHANGE and OUR FUTURE TOGETHER   Eco-tourism and sustainable tourism   Volunteering and Cross-cultural solutions  :  sharing experience, culture and education Voluntourism

Catégories: A2B1-7. Saving the Planet & Designing our Futures, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms, AMCT°_1-3-Equalities and inequalities, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_2-2-From the protection of Nature to ecological transition, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-1. Identities & Exchanges, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion | Tags: , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Eco-tourism and Voluntourism

Cities of the Future : Utopia or Reality ?

Thomas More ‘s Utopia  Traduction Française : http://classiques.uqac.ca/classiques/More_thomas/l_utopie/utopie_Ed_fr_1842.pdf Analysis in English   Jacque Fresco’s vision of man’s future : The Venus Project The Venus Project France Au delà de la politique, de la pauvreté et de la guerre Fresco’s vision of the future   The Garden City https://www.visitsingapore.com/see-do-singapore/architecture/modern/gardens-by-the-bay/#architecture http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gardens_by_the_Bay   Auroville : https://www.auroville.org/ La Cité Radieuse … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: AMC1°_1-2-Science and techniques, promises and challenges, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_2-2-From the protection of Nature to ecological transition, AMCT°_2-3-Rethinking cities, B1B2-2. Private Space & Public Space, B1B2-5. Fictions & Realities, B1B2-6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, B1B2-7. Diversity & Inclusion, LLCE1°_1-3-Utopias and dystopias | Tags: , , , , , | Commentaires fermés sur Cities of the Future : Utopia or Reality ?