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Is Public Space Political Space?

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been climbing in numbers since 2014. The public realm is traditionally a space for engaging in democracy. What are the best practices for designing public spaces with the political in...


How Winter Holidays Activate Public Space

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drinks draws huge crowds with a shared interest in the holiday spirit. Light Installations The simplest of the winter public space installations is the activation of public space through lights...


Re-Decorating the Public Living Room

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design initiatives that now place a much larger emphasis on the public realm. Recent undertakings such as the transformation of Times Square and notable publications like the Global Public Space...


Making Better Use of Costa Rica’s Public Space

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Public space – parks, plazas, streets and more – is the most precious public resource a city has. The quality of a city’s public space is also an important indicator...


The Sterilization of Public Space

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...reinforced. Failed Architecture observed this filter bubble phenomenon in real life while exploring public space. Traditionally, public spaces were places where people from all walks of life could gather or...


Public Spaces in All Shapes & Forms

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important public spaces. These beaches are hardly the only much loved public spaces that are overlooked however. Inspired by Placemaking Week and as a salute to Vancouver’s beaches, TH!NK by...


IBI’s TODO Installation Examines the ‘Space Between’ at Yonge & St Clair

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Toronto Offsite Design Festival (TODO). The installation questioned the traditional emphasis and energy that is placed on more prominent “destination” type public spaces, often at the expense and neglect of...


How Digital Installations Shape the Future of Public Art

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media next? And more importantly, with new and unexpected spaces being claimed for art, how will municipal art policies adapt to bring even more digital installations into our public spaces?...


Public Art in Augmented Reality

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public realm embrace augmentation to create more lively public spaces? Not everyone is sold on this idea, however. A New York-based artist, Sebastian Errazuriz, expressed concern with the “intrusion” of...


Defining the Cities of Tomorrow: Predictions for 2017

https: / / / ibi-ideas / predictions-for-2017 phenomenon, the filter bubble effect has also manifested itself in our cities through the rise of privately-owned public spaces (POPS) and commercially-oriented outdoor spaces. Zooming out, this trend has...

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