Guardian Cities | city bloggers 2014
Two weeks ago,
the Guardian, in collaboration with the Rockefeller Foundation, unveiled a new section of its website — Guardian Cities — so to shine a spotlight on the urbanisation of the world, whilst highlighting resilience, environmental, sustainability, social, and poverty issues…
MovingCities is very pleased to be included! As such we’ve selected 45 urban images from our 460 posts-archive [see . ] sitemap Continue reading “Guardian Cities | city bloggers”
MovingCities was invited by the students from the Strelka Institute for Media, Architecture and Design [based in to give a lecture on the topic of ] Moscow Shanghai 上海 as a MEGACITY. The lecture was part of their 2012 Field Trip #day2 program [Friday December 14. th]
On Saturday, the TED team hosted the xShanghai MOSCOW – SHANGHAI URBAN FORUM 「上海莫斯科城市交流」 at the Design Republic Commune 設計共和.
Overview of events, lectures, Strelka Shanghai snapshots & links after the break.
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Informal Market Worlds research forum took place yesterday and today at the . HKU Shanghai Study Center MovingCities was invited to present work, thoughts and analysis. Entitled our contribution was a great excuse to delve into our archive, find correspondences and differences throughout almost a decade of urban investigations. Examples traversed The Market & The Territory Shanghai 上海, Beijing 北京, Guangzhou 广州, Zibo 淄博, Shenyang 沈阳, Moscow, Maputo, Istanbul, Surabaya, Jakarta and Bandung. Continue reading “Informal Market Worlds | Shanghai symposium”
While en route from
Shanghai 上海 to Brussels, the plane made a stop-over in Moscow. It was election Sunday in Russia’s capital, but on the runway, in the tax-free shops and airport lounges, it was business as usual. Or so, it looked like. Societies are hard to read while being on a stop-over, politics hardly matter when you’re in transit. Continue reading “Moscow >> Brussels”