Tag Archives: sustainability

OpenCity Weekly Review

Here’s our weekly review rounding up the best stories and ideas in public space from cities around the world. This week we bring you articles featuring Brooklyn’s reimagined water tower, a Neighbourhood University in Hamburg and on creating a comfortable cycling environment for everyone.
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OpenCity Weekly Review

Here’s our weekly review rounding up the best stories and ideas in public space from around the world. This week we bring you a do-it-yourself bike lane in Toronto, a CO2 eating skyscraper in Chicago, Google Street View playing in some of the world’s parks, and how Twitter proves that place matters.

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OpenCity Partners With Picnic Festival 2011

We’re pleased to announce that we are a partner of PICNIC Festival 2011!

PICNIC Festival is an annual three-day event that blurs the lines between creativity, science, technology and business to explore new solutions in the spirit of co-
creation. This year’s theme is right up our alley—Urban Futures with a focus on sustainability, infrastructure, society, design and media. PICNIC Festival 2011 takes place from 14 to 16 September at NDSM Wharf in Amsterdam.

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OpenCity Weekly Review

Here’s our weekly review rounding up the best stories and ideas in public space from around the world. This week we bring you innovative urban libraries from around Europe, user-created public spaces in Hong Kong, sustainable cooling systems in Stockholm, and New York City street furniture that encourages dialogue.

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