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Take a walk on the wild side: activating the city by foot!

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Intercultural exchange / Knowledge Exchange / Knowledge Production / Space Activation / Unterstanding local Identity

Passeio Urbano

São Paulo, BR Tours

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Connecting through coffee; this tool brings active citizens together for a critical discussion over a cup of Joe.

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Community activation / Political Critique / Space Activation / Unterstanding local Identity

'Mi.ZA' MAKES COFFEE

Maribor, SI Action

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This urban game uncovers a special treasure: the hidden knowledge of the city!

Aims

Buidling Identity / Heritage awareness / Inclusion of Marginalised / Innovation of Heritage / Unterstanding local Identity

URBAN TREASURE HUNT

Maribor, SI Games

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Become the Indiana Jones of your own neighbourhood with Playing Estate Urban Game!

Aims

Community Empowerment / Neighbourhood Activation / Rethinking Modernist Housing / Unterstanding local Identity

Playing Estate Urban Game

Lublin, PL Alternative Pedagogy Games Mapping

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An exercise in empathy: Estate Collage teaches children to view their estate through the eyes of its marginalized inhabitants

Aims

Community Empowerment / Ecological Awareness / Heritage awareness / Inclusion of Marginalised / Innovation of Heritage / Intergenerational Understanding / Rethinking Modernist Housing / Unterstanding local Identity

Estate Collage

Lublin, PL Alternative Pedagogy Workshops

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What would happen if old furniture could be repurposed to give life to an abandoned spot in the city?

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Community activation / Community Empowerment / Neighbourhood Activation

Synoikia Pittaki

Athens, GR Installation

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Habitabis is a festival for sharing, collaborating and creating on themes of rehousing and social housing.

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Community activation / Community Empowerment / Inclusion of Marginalised / Knowledge Exchange / Knowledge Production / Neighbourhood Activation / Political Critique / Skill exchange / Social cohesion / Sustainable Mobility / Unterstanding local Identity

Habitabis Festival

Lisbon, PT Conference Festival Workshops

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Open-air cinema for social cohesion

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Inclusion of Marginalised / Intercultural exchange / Intergenerational Understanding / Neighbourhood Activation / Neighbourhood Solidarity / Space Activation

Urban Cinema

Brussels, BE Screening

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'What do we need to make a house?' - How a portable shelter becomes a neighbourhood space for encounter

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Community Empowerment / Innovation of Heritage / Intercultural exchange / Neighbourhood Activation / Political Critique / Space Activation

COM ABRIGO

Lisbon, PT Action Workshops

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The FAROFA recipe is easy and makes occupying public spaces so much fun!

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Community activation / Knowledge Exchange / Neighbourhood Activation / Skill exchange / Space Activation

FAROFA

São Paulo, BR Action

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Maua is a participated project, which mixes arts and technologies. The call is open! Chose a neighbourhood or a city that will be the “Cultural Augment City” for the augmented interventions.

Aims

Buidling Identity / Citizen Engagement / Community activation / Community Empowerment / Heritage awareness / Innovation of Heritage / Instant Prototyping / Knowledge Production / Neighbourhood Activation

MAUA - Museum of Augmented Urban Art

Milano, IT Action Exhibition Publication Tours Workshops

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Wasteland Twinning is the alternative to City Twinning: highlighting the city's users, citizens and non-citizens in its overall ecology!

Aims

Ecological Awareness / Knowledge Exchange / Neighbourhood Solidarity

Wasteland Twinning

Nottingham, GB Neighbourhood Platform

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A museum of the everyday: displaying personal objects and sharing local narratives

Aims

Innovation of Heritage / Knowledge Exchange / Neighbourhood Activation / Space Activation / Unterstanding local Identity

Chitpur Local Pop-up Museum

Chitpur, IN Neighbourhood Platform

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From bike toolbox to CityToolBox: Community Bike Kitchen empowers citizens to take agency in their everyday travel.

Aims

Community activation / Ecological Awareness / Sustainable Mobility / Community Empowerment / Neighbourhood Activation

Community Bike Kitchen

Bratislava, SK Neighbourhood Platform Workshops

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Filling urban voids through participatory construction workshops

Aims

Community Empowerment

Micro-scale urban regeneration

Aveiro, PT Action

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Hack the city through citizen collaboration!

Aims

Knowledge Exchange / Neighbourhood Activation

Urban Hackathon

Maribor, SI Hackathon

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Want to discover your town and help shape a stronger community?

Aims

Citizen Engagement / Community Empowerment / Intercultural exchange / Knowledge Exchange / Space Activation

Der Backgammon Platz

Ahlen, DE Games

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A playground for DIY instrument-building and music-making

Aims

Community Empowerment / Ecological Awareness / Knowledge Exchange / Neighbourhood Activation / Social cohesion

Festival For Self-Built Music

Berlin, DE Festival Installation Workshops

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A dinner where we share food, concerns and ideas about our neighbourhood!

Aims

Community activation / Inclusion of Marginalised / Neighbourhood Activation / Social cohesion

Dine with the locals

Athens, GR Action

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Light up your city with light art interventions in neglected urban spaces

Aims

Community activation

LIGHT IT UP!

Zagreb, HR Installation

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Extrordinary tours, extraordinary stories, extraordinary citizens: a personal guide to the city

Aims

Innovation of Heritage

Stroller

Lublin, PL Tours

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Urban change by bike: Art Spin is a community-based, interactive bicycle art tour

Aims

Community activation / Neighbourhood Solidarity / Space Activation / Sustainable Mobility

Art Spin

Berlin, DE Festival

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Running a RISO printing space as an semi-open workshop that the bigger community can be part of.

Aims

Community activation

Penthaus für schöne Formate

Berlin, DE Workshops

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Incorporating controversial modernist heritage into individual myths to build up a common, agonistic identity

Aims

Community activation / Heritage awareness / Neighbourhood Solidarity

Museum of Housing Estates

Lublin, PL Archive

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The courtyards are alive! Creating places for socio-cultural exchange and a melting pot for creative ideas

Aims

Community activation / Heritage awareness

The Living Courtyards

Maribor, SI Action

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A creative and dynamic dialogue about the city’s challenges, between citizens and local stakeholders with designers and researchers!

Aims

Community Empowerment

imagine the city

Chalkida, GR Exhibition

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Guided walking tours used for an in-depth exploration of the urban environment.

Aims

Heritage awareness

Keep on walkin'

Zagreb, HR Tours

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Turning the popular format of ‘public viewing’ of sports into an educational and community-building event.

Aims

Community activation / Space Activation / Political Critique

Fußballaballa

Berlin, DE Screening

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Monthly summer-market connects the neighbourhood and provides a platform for local goods and handcrafted items.

Aims

Community Empowerment / Neighbourhood Activation

Gütermarkt

Berlin, DE Market

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Combining open air independent cinema with food, cooked by local cooks and volunteers. Cinematic-gastronomic experience bridging diverse local communities.

Aims

Community activation / Space Activation

Speisekino / Food & Footage

Berlin, DE Screening