Urban Panorama Workshop | TIMC09!!! call

TIMC09 Urban Panorama Workshop (click to download pdf) | Macau, 3-5 July 2009

In the Urban Panorama Workshop, part of THIS IS MY CITY 09 three-days event, MovingCities will collaborate with Nuno Soares, and explore Macau’s urban landscape by investigating the relation between the cultural/media imaginaries and the concrete conditions of the everyday. In order to do so we will hop from rooftop to rooftop, scanning Macau’s skyline. Starts this Friday, join us! Continue reading “Urban Panorama Workshop | TIMC09!!! call”

THIS IS MY CITY 09!!! | Macau

THIS IS MY CITY 09 poster (click to enlarge) | Macau, 3-5 July 2009

Between July 3 and 5, MovingCities is invited by Macau’s Culture Association +853 to participate in this year  THIS IS MY CITY 我的城市!!! event.

THIS IS MY CITY MACAU

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Line13 Redux | review & student works

Line 13 Redux | workshop area: Longze station, Badaling expressway and its surroundings

On June 19, three and a half weeks after MovingCities kickstarted research and design for Beijing’s short and intense two-day Line13 Redux-workshop, the students of the School of Architecture and Community Design (University of South Florida, Tampa) presented their first analysis and design proposals. An overview. Continue reading “Line13 Redux | review & student works”

The Importance of Slowness | publication

Two Artist Studio's | by Wang Hui | Limited Design

In Mark Magazine #19 (April-May 2009), Bert de Muynck | MovingCities published a small article called “The Importance of Slowness” about two artists’ studios in the suburbs of Beijing designed by Wang Hui | Limited Design. In it, the architect explains why he didn’t go to his office for two months and how century old trees dictated the design of the studios. Continue reading “The Importance of Slowness | publication”

Times Museum Guangzhou | publication

Times Museum Guangzhou | Image by Iwan Baan

In the July 2009 issue of DOMUS Bert de Muynck | MovingCities published the first review of the Times Museum (Guangzhou) by Rem Koolhaas & Alain Fouraux. Recently DOMUS also put the Urban Transformation-bookreview online, which was published in its February 2009 issue. Scoop! Continue reading “Times Museum Guangzhou | publication”

Line13 Redux | workshop field trip

Beijing Line 13 | Northern Section

Line 13 Redux workshop | Beijing, May 25-26, 2009

On May 25 and 26, 2009, MovingCities was invited by Shannon Bassett, Assistant Professor at School of Architecture and Community Design | University of South Florida, Tampa, to give a short design workshop. After dealing in last years’ ‘Line13 Superlinearity‘-workshop with the Northern section of Beijing’s elevated subway line, ‘Line13 Redux‘ focussed on the intersection of the Badaling Expressway and Line13 as the locale for research and intervention. Continue reading “Line13 Redux | workshop field trip”

Brussels >> Stockholm

Leaving Brussels | May 10, 2009

On Sunday May 10 MovingCities flew back to Beijing. A short inter-European flight from Brussels to Stockholm was followed by a longer StockholmBeijing flight. Only the first leg of the travel provided excellent conditions for aerophotography, especially while flying over a cloudless Belgium and The Netherlands. Continue reading “Brussels >> Stockholm”