Europe

Design Shaping New Possibilities for Urban Life

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So DS4SI has been thinking about a LifeLab to bring divergent fields together to consider design solutions to a familiar problem: how can we rearrange our lives so we can afford them, so they don’t destroy the earth, and so they aren’t completely dependent on the very systems that dispossess our local communities. Here are some European folks thinking along similar lines with us from across the pond and some interested examples to learn from and share. Check out “RESHAPING URBAN LIVES – DESIGN AS SOCIAL INTERVENTION TOWARDS COMMUNITY NETWORKS”

http://www.sd.polyu.edu.hk/iasdr/proceeding/papers/Reshaping%20urban%20lives%20-%20Design%20as%20social%20intervention%20towards%20community%20networks.pdf