KYLIE LOVES the activation and ongoing management of Times Square, New York. A partnership between the Times Square Alliance and mmmm... creating three temporary furniture bowls that can seat up to 8 people.
WE LOVE Renew Australia and Renew Newcastle! The 'Renew' campaign began in Newcastle in 2008 to revitalise a city centre in decay!
JOHN LOVES 'Give a Minute' - a campaign to engage an entire city by asking them to donate just one minute to their city through a variety of media.
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The ‘Before I die...’ Project by Candy Chang is a good reminder that sometimes engaging with the community is also an act of community and cultural development, and certainly a significant contribution to place.
We love Monocle Magazine! Launched in February 2007, Monocle provides a comprehensive look at current global affairs, culture and design.
JOHN loves this library! Not your usual 'run of the mill' kind of space, this library is a fusion of street culture and represents the evolving place character of the City of Bordeaux.
PIERS LOVES Rural Fire Brigades, like Surf Life Saving clubs, Rotary clubs and countless other volunteer organisations make an immeasurable contribution to communities and places.
Kylie speaking at the UNSW "Delivering for Diversity Symposium 2015
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Place Pulse is a website that allows anybody to quickly run an urban perception study and visualize the results in powerful ways.
APRIL LOVES The RedBall Project. "When your working in public, and to me working in public doesn’t just mean that you’re putting a piece outside, working in public means you’re engaging the public imagination" - Kurt Perschke.
This mini-doco presents some different perspectives towards skateboarding in the city, offering some really interesting ideas on how to include skaters in the planning process.
KYLIE LOVES collaborative consumption and its role as a technological community bridge - bringing the community together, to share ideas, exchange products and change behaviours.