HOW DO WE DO SQUARE!

DESCRIPTION

This instant action take place in the framework of the Arquitecturas Colectivas annual meeting, in Barcelona.

The main objective is to promote the activities of the neighbors Association Fem Plaça who is leading periodical actions in the public space to provoke a collective and critic reflection on the Plan of Uses for Ciutat Vella neighbour. Our proposal is a temporary occupation of a recognised public space with an exhibition of photos conceived as hang out clothes and a public debate on private occupation of public spaces (especially by bar and restaurant furniture) .

TOOLS

Temporary set up; drawing; debate; evaluation techniques.

OUTCOMES

  • A contribution to give voice to the neighbour association Fem Plaça
  • Strong communicative impact with a clear political message of public space claim
  • A collaborative approach to urban planning

AT A GLANCE

YEAR: 2014
PLACE: Forat de la Vergonya, Barcelona

PEOPLE INVOLVED: Co-authors: Repensar Bonpastor, Living Devices Lab, Umbracle

SPECIAL GUESTS: Fem Plaça Association


DURATION: 1 DAY
SCALE: Street
IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL: 4/4