CTB Journal

Dressing-Up the City Void (2014-2021)

Initiated in 2014, the project Vivacidade sought to revive forgotten corners in Aveiro, Portugal, and created a new public square: Largo de São Sebastião. We revisited the project and looked at how it has developed over the years since. | ›

CTB Journal

Naš List: Localised urban practices in the times of multiple uncertainty

Among many things, the 2020 CTB Lab in Rijeka, produced a local newspaper called Nas List that is meant to connect the neighbourhood and strengthen local identity. Here, you can read a commentary from the newspaper written by CTB’s Miodrag Kuč. | ›

CTB Journal

Two decades of activism on the Cuvrybrache Part II

Once Berlin's most famous empty lot, we reflect on its history and legacy as a beacon of activism for bottom-up urban development. What remains after an ultimately unsuccessful struggle for self-determination and what is the point of protest in a city which is increasingly unresponsive to its citizens demands? | ›

CTB Journal

Two decades of activism on the Cuvrybrache Part I

Once Berlin's most famous empty lot, we reflect on its history and legacy as a beacon of activism for bottom-up urban development. What remains after an ultimately unsuccessful struggle for self-determination and what is the point of protest in a city which is increasingly unresponsive to its citizens demands? | ›

CTB Journal

MO Hartera: Activating a Community

How do you find and engage communities to support you in the realisation of your plans? Short answer: listen closely and don’t have too many. The Hartera team and I reflect on the importance of communication, flexibility and local identity, and look ahead how the project can pave the road for a lasting improvement of a long-neglected quarter. | ›

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A collaborative art project all around Novi Sad giving young artists a chance to improve in their field by working with their peers.

Aims

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

Art Kvart - Start!

Novi Sad, RS Workshops Alternative Pedagogy

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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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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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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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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 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