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The People’s Canopy

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People’s Architecture Office and In Certain Places created People’s Canopy, a mobile intervention designed to revitalize underused places in Preston’s city-centre. The aim of People’s Canopy is to encourage exchange and new (visual) connections between the university and the city center, using a two-story high, expandable red roof-structure on bicycle wheels. Continue reading

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August Events

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August is the month for open streets and general pedestrian domination. Here are just some of the events taking place this month.

CicLAvia
August 9, 2015
Culver City, CA USA

Summer Streets
August 1, 8, 15, 2015
New York, NY USA

ParaPan Am Games
August 7 – 16, 2015
Toronto, ON Canada

OpenStreets TO
August 16, 2015
Toronto, ON Canada

Eco-Art-Fest 
June 20 – September 13, 2015
Toronto, ON, Canada

Piso Piloto
June 4 – October 25, 2015
Barcelona & Medellin

Photo by Pawel Pacholec from Flickr CC

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Las Bicicletas in NYC

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The New York City Department of Transportation’s DOT Art Program and the Parks 
and Recreation Department present “Las Bicicletas,” a 122 bicycle inspired sculpture exhibition by Mexican artist Gilberto Aceves Navarro. The sculptures were installed on DOT sites in Manhattan and Brooklyn. 

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