Patchwork City Masterplan / OOIIO Architecture | The architects were challenged to experiment and explore new ways of designing cities, with all the complexities, sustainable construction systems and social cohesion aspects that a XXI st century city needs. The result is a contemporary city where the inhabitants colonize and personalize their own structure as they wish, crocheting their own city piece to generate a large patchwork all together.
DIY Initiative Group Urban Strategy project Executive Summary The DIY Initiative group urban strategy masterplan proposes the DIY initiative aiming to empower communities through production for the masses rather than mass production. The main issues identified in Slupsk are: energy poverty, social migration, social housing, deprivation and unemployment. Through analysis of the demographics and social relations in Slupsk, two social forces were identified – the state interventions (top-dow...