Updates

Stay informed with the latest news about workshops, events, publications and specific articles from Pro Materia’s different key projects.

Le Bistrot du Porche – Nantes

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January, 28 2016

Le Bistrot du Porche – The bistro of the porch www.bruitdufrigo.com The urban development project planned the destruction of one the porches to improve the accessibility of the area from/to the city centre.

Kallio liike – Helsinki

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January, 20 2016

Kallio – liike – Kallio Movement https://www.facebook.com/kallioliike?fref=nf Kallio: The movement was found in 2011 when some of the services offered to people who are excluded or less fortunate, such as the bread line or the refugee- and asylum accommodation in Kallio,

Kallio – liike – Helsinki

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January, 20 2016

Kallio – liike – Kallio Movement https://www.facebook.com/kallioliike?fref=nf Kallio: The movement was found in 2011 when some of the services offered to people who are excluded or less fortunate, such as the bread line or the refugee- and asylum accommodation in Kallio,

C.H.O.S.E experimenting in St.-Etienne

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January, 01 2016

 
The first action of C.H.O.S.E is to launch a call for initiatives for local actors in order to establish an experimental program in 2016 – 2017 (see calendar below)
The result of this call for initiatives was very rich: 4 local actors came forward and presented their initiatives.

Przystanek: Zabawa – Chwarzno- Wiczlino

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December, 23 2015

Przystanek: Zabawa – Bus with Us http://ad12.pl/ The idea of the design of the bus stops was a result of the cooperation with the District Council in the competition Piękna Dzielnica (“Beautiful District”),

Bazilikiada – Izola

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December, 23 2015

Bazilikiada – Basil street event www.izola.info Events have been already taking place in this street for a long time. But they were not as big as the ones that are implemented today.

Annenviertel! – Graz

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December, 23 2015

Annenviertel ! In 2000, one year after rotor, an association for contemporary art based in Graz was founded and opened its first art space in the part of Graz where it is still based today.

Les Bergers Urbains – Ile de France & Roubaix

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December, 23 2015

Les Bergers Urbains – The Urban Sheaperds http://bergersurbains.com Every year some hectares of farmland disappear in favor of urban area extension (85% of the French population lives in urban areas. Source: INSEE).

Les Bergers Urbains – Ile de France & Roubaix

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December, 23 2015

Les Bergers Urbains – The Urban Sheaperds http://bergersurbains.com Every year some hectares of farmland disappear in favor of urban area extension (85% of the French population lives in urban areas. Source: INSEE).

Les Bergers Urbains – Ile de France & Roubaix

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December, 23 2015

Les Bergers Urbains – The Urban Sheaperds http://bergersurbains.com Every year some hectares of farmland disappear in favor of urban area extension (85% of the French population lives in urban areas. Source: INSEE).

Intervenciones Artisticas de la Universidad del Pais Vasco – Bilbao

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December, 23 2015

Intervenciones Artisticas de la Universidad del Pais Vasco – Artistic interventions of the University of the Basque Country Under the framework of Bilbao Art District project, a collaboration with the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of the Basque Country took place in 2014 and 2015 through a contest in which students from that […]

La Fête des Voisins – Brussels

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December, 23 2015

La Fête des Voisins – Neighbours’ Day www.lafetedesvoisins.be The idea of Neighbours’ Day was born in 1990 by Atanase Périfan. The story started in 1997, an elderly woman’s body was found in her Parisian flat four months after she died.

Flow Festival – Helsinki

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December, 23 2015

Flow Festival http://www.flowfestival.com Flow Festival has become synonymous with bringing music from old school legends to topical newcomers. Beyond the music, Flow, offers a warm embrace of the arts and an exceptional array of world spanning cuisine.

Workshop: Co-Creation in Belgrade

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December, 18 2015

on Vimeo. We are getting ready for the festive season with a real treat in Belgrade. Here in Serbia the Human Cities partners are the Belgrade Design Week and they have gathered local partners around a table to discuss public space city wide.

Workshop: Co-Creation in Tallinn

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December, 10 2015

Have you ever gone about your daily life and thought ’I wish could time-out, just exit the whole thing for 20 minutes and then come back rejuvenated and full of energy’?

Cascina Cuccagna – Milan

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December, 07 2015

Cascina Cuccagna- Cuccagna Farmhouse http://www.cuccagna.org/portal/IT/handle/?page=homepage   A new public space in the centre of Milan: an old farmhouse transformed into centre for place development and civic participation. Cascina Cuccagna is one of the oldest farmhouses in Milan,

Bilbao Art District – Bilbao

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December, 07 2015

Bilbao Art District www.bilbaoartdistrict.com Bilbao is now in an ideal position for playing a key role on the international cultural scene, as: – Its current model is based on an in-depth rethinking of industry,

Beogradska nedelja dizajna – Belgrade

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December, 07 2015

Beogradska nedelja dizajna – Belgrade Design Week http://www.belgradedesignweek.com/design-park/ Founded in 2005, as a true rarity in the world of festivals – as a non-profit NGO, Belgrade Design Week is the first festival of creative industries and modern business in Serbia and the South East European region,

Les Apéros Urbains – Brussels

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December, 07 2015

Les Apéros Urbains -Aperos Urbains Started with 40 participants, today an average of 2.500 people joins the Apéros Urbains every Friday in a new area of Brussels to enjoy an after work drink.

Dodo ry – Helsinki

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December, 07 2015

Dodo ry – Dodo registered association http://www.dodo.org Dodo was founded in 1995. Originally the organization was called Dodo – Tulevaisuuden elävä luonto (Dodo – The living nature of the future), the name changed in 2006.

Parvis de Saint-Gilles – Brussels

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December, 07 2015

Parvis de Saint-Gilles – The Saint-Gilles Esplanade In June 2013, the Mayor of the Municipality of Saint-Gilles and its Urban Planning department decided to transform the so-called The Saint-Gilles Esplanade into a pedestrian area.

Arte Shop – Bilbao

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December, 07 2015

Arte Shop http://www.arteshopbilbao.com/2015/mobile/es/ The initiative was presented the 2011/06/29 by Lan Ekintza and the Faculty of Fine Arts of the University of the Basque Country, and as far as funding is concerned has a 50% co-financing from the European Social Fund.