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The Soweto Project - Ubuntu Park

Johannesburg, South Africa
by Marjetica Potrč

The Soweto Project developed over the course of two months in early
2014 at two locations in Soweto – Orlando East and Noordgesig. In
Orlando East, the local residents and we turned a former public space
that had been used as a dumping ground into a community-organized
public space called..

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Who Builds the City

Belgrade, Serbia
est. 2010, Belgrade

Who Builds the City (Ko Gradi Grad / KGG) was established in 2010 in response to the urban developments in Belgrade, characterized by corrupt and mismanaged privatisation of public resources, and clientalistic government behaviour, creating ground for monopolistic private sector actors.
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Istanbul Walkabouts is a performative, projective and participatory research project that uses walking as a critical methodology to explore, record, represent and resist transforming landscapes of northern Istanbul. Unlike urbanized, industrialized and populated southern Istanbul seeking a..

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Zürich, Switzerland
by Fabio Don, ...

F.A.T. stands for forum for architecture theory. It is a horizontal teaching-learning program based on an open debate about fundamental topics concerning architecture. Its purpose is to allow emerging architects to define their own position through confrontation. It focuses on a specific topic..

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KANA / who if not architect

Podgorica, Montenegro
est. 2015, Podgorica

The group KANA / Who if Not Architect was formed in December 2015. The name is an homage to one of the most famous Montenegrin architects, Svetlana Kana Radević, and an acronym for a rhetoric question of who will step up and point out the faults and injustices of how the urban space has been..

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Kyong Park

San Diego, USA
born 1955, Chung mu

Kyong Park was born in Korea and moved to the United States at the age of twelve. He received a BS in Architecture from the University of Michigan in 1978 and participated in a post-graduate independent program at the Institute of Architecture and Urban Studies in 1979.

He was the founding..

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