Twitter Timeline of the Sketchcity Study Week Project 2016 Amsterdam & RotterdamWeiterlesen "Twitter Timeline"
First random part of the rich ‚my ideas is‘ abstracts of the students study week 2016 projects from the Sketchcity Wall (will be updated and completed soon). The complete documentation of all students projects will be published later.Weiterlesen "Output: my idea is …"
Young people, actually everybody is responsable to go on with this tradition of beeing open minded and learn from history. It is always a bit of both of them. But not only looking at the old things – transporting them in a new mannor to our times is the challenge.Weiterlesen "Day 5: LAST GLANCE AT ANCIENT TIMES"
Good Morning Rotterdam Today we are going to the vibrant city Rotterdam and we will see there the THE urbanisation-exhibition that takes place every second year in Rotterdam. Since 2001, the IABR was focussing the exhibitions on the latest tendencies in urbanisation.Weiterlesen "Day 4: What do you want next?"
NEXT ROUND – LEAD YOUR IDEA TO A FORM
The future is the consequence of what we do now. Finding Solutions.
Sketch Essays & development of ideas in progress. Die Suche nach Ideen und Umsetzungen. Ideen werden kühner & Lösungsansätze smarter.Weiterlesen "Day 2: Appointments & Working Sessions"
Die Fähre „Port of Amsterdam“ hat am Montagmorgen im schwimmenden Undercurrent Sketchcity-Campus angelegt. Die Studierenden und der Contributor/Illustrator Mattias Adolfsson treffen ein und wählen ihren Sketching-Desk.Weiterlesen "DAY 1: Take-off & Input Sessions"
In the meantime while you are sketching, you will develop your ideas and you have the time to rethink and varay your focus.Weiterlesen "ready for take off"
Check your ideas with the Creativity Check Card to find an innovative solution for your Sketches … Download the CREATIVITY CHECK card as PDF …Weiterlesen "Not only fancy stuff!"
La Biennale asks every second year for the most imortant tendencies. The questioning is always from the point of view of an architect, that builds houses for menkind and houses for the soul of all of us.Weiterlesen "Reporting from the front – la Biennale di Venezia"
Why we need the creative ideas from Urban Sketchers to improve the cities. And why they have so many good ideas.Weiterlesen "Urban Sketchers are the storyboarder for the future livable city"
Urban Sketching ist die Gegenbewegung zum massenhaften Bilderpflücken. Ein Trend, der allerdings Mut braucht bekommt zunehmends Zulauf.Weiterlesen "Kreativ-Trend „Urban Sketching“: Mein Bild der Welt"
Nest – ein Gebäude für das Konzept der Zukunft. Neue Technologien, Materialien und Systeme werden unter realen Bedingungen getestet, erforscht, weiterentwickelt und validiert.Weiterlesen "NEST – Gemeinsam an der Zukunft bauen"
Our Event Location in Amsterdam at UNDERCURRENT CREATIEVE NDSM TERREIN:Weiterlesen "GET THE POSTERS"
If we ban the cars and lorries from where we live, we expand not only our livability, but our livingrooms towards social interaction. Readings | More cycling, better public transport and car bans – cities from Delhi to Zurich are using a range of initiatives to lower traffic pollution and improve health. Black and greasy […]Weiterlesen "How are cities around the world tackling air pollution?"
The biggest advantage of the sketch is, that it is able to show the future. Urban Sketchers want to take a closer look at the things to understand how they are and what these things mean to us.Weiterlesen "What is Urban Sketching?"
The International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam is the show of „What’s Next?“ Influence from the pioneers, the inventors and the early adopters is important that new ideas can spread.Weiterlesen "„WHAT’S NEXT?“ International Biennale of Architecture Rotterdam"
Listen to the session at re:publica 2016: „They dream of the smart city“ … „but they are learning very quickly that all these fantasy worlds just aren’t going to happen.“ Richard SennettWeiterlesen "The City as an Open System"
The Report of the World Commission on Environment and Development is the guideline for all of us.Weiterlesen "Our Common Future – Brundtland Bericht"
Have an eye on the creative pond, where good ideas grow and creativity is a lifestyle that leads to innovation. We need new solutions for the new generations on a sustainable background.Weiterlesen "See what the neighbour does"
„Dream – focus – plan – do and dream on – focus again – plan on and do it all again!“ Learn to apply „design thinking“ and solve problems by rethinking again and again.Weiterlesen "The DO School Berlin for designthinking"
How should we design and govern our cities? Although we are not prophets, we can investigate and imagine tomorrow’s city, research it by design. IABR–2016–THE NEXT ECONOMY focuses on the challenges.Weiterlesen "International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam"
Die Statistik zeigt, dass zwischen 2004 und 2014 nur vier der 173 untersuchten Städte und städtischen Gemeinden einen Bevölkerungsschwund hatten, den grössten verzeichnet Arosa mit minus 1,7 %.Weiterlesen "Statistik der Schweizer Städte 2016"
With this award, the European Commission’s aim was to celebrate the city that is building the best “innovation ecosystem”- connecting citizens, public organisations, academia, and business.Weiterlesen "Amsterdam: European Capital of Innovation"
Western European cities dominate the top of our 2016 Quality of Living Rankings, with Vienna remaining in the No.1 spot. Luxembourg earns the top spot for personal safety.Weiterlesen "Mercer Quality of Living"
Autodesk and it’s software sketchbook is a huge help in sketching and afterwards designig our tomorrows world. Take a look at the students opportunity.Weiterlesen "„Line//Shape//Space“ an Initiative from Autodesk"
This student made his idea of the future needs in urban living come true. Read about Backpack-cum-tent designed for urban camping on Design IndabaWeiterlesen "Designing an urban backpack tent"
We are living in a paradox of technology. Technology provides us with the richest smartness ever. But only a few of us are capable to create new things with these tools – but they do it for all of us. Exhibition | Barcelona exhibits the topic of the future human and ethics of mankind. At the […]Weiterlesen "HUMAN+ The future of our species"
Readings | The book presents a multifaceted and diverse platform of ideas about European public space and its social, cultural, economic,and historical significance. Approached from a variety of different disciplines—with essays by sociologists and novelists; architects and anthropologists—this discussion is focused on seven lessons that have been learned through the prolific construction of public spaces across […]Weiterlesen "Europe City Urban Public Space"
Antwerpen made an investment in art and architecture, but took care of their roots. Now they enjoy a good mixture of livability.Weiterlesen "Slow Urbanism at its best"
It is not the sensor filled high-tech city that will shape our future. It will be our creativity to find new solutions for the domanding questions of today.Weiterlesen "City Sense – Shaping your world with real time data"
Best Practice | In der Stadtgärtnerei Zürich steht die Pilzgarage, die es uns vor macht, wie die vielen Tiefgaragen genutzt werden könnten, wenn diese nicht mehr von den Autos gebraucht werden. Aus Petflaschen wachsen Pilze, die man täglich ernten und essen kann. Hier geht es zur Führung. Film …Weiterlesen "Tiefgaragen reloaded: Pilzgarage"
Best Practice | The Luchtsingel connects Rotterdam North to the center and revitalizes a forgotten area. This part of the city did not count for years and was dominated by vacancy and neglection. With the realization of the Luchtsingel we reconnect the Central Station, North and between North and Binnenrotte. Besides that the Luchtsingel is a […]Weiterlesen "Luchtsingel Rotterdam"
Urban Mobility: How technology will keep us moving in congested citiesWeiterlesen "Technologist.eu on Mobility"
De slimste straat van Nederland zien wij als een creatieve leeromgeving, waar iedereen slimme oplossingen voor de uitdagingen van de stad kan ontwikkelen, testen en tonen.Weiterlesen "Knowledge Mile"
Readings | THE HACKABLE CITY: A RESEARCH MANIFESTO AND DESIGN TOOLKIT The Hackable City is a research project on the role of digital media in the process of citymaking that resulted from a cooperation between One Architecture and The Mobile City Foundation. The proj- ect investigates the opportunities of digital media technologies for the empowerment of citizens […]Weiterlesen "Hackable City Manifesto and Toolkit"
Plunge in the digital world with a bird like helmet and your mobile phone. Best Practice | An interactive installation by DUS and Monobanda that gives players a new perspective on reality. 3RD is inspired by the increased use of social media in public space, and the changing way we perceive the world around us. […]Weiterlesen "Transport yourself into the 3RD dimension"