Tagged: placemaking

Hope for Joburg

“ITHEMBA LASE KASI: Hope around our neighbourhood” is an initiative in the Makers Valley to create an artwork made up of 1800 hopeful messages about Joburg. These messages will form part of a Wall...

IDA Downtown Achievement Awards

Each year, the International Downtown Association (IDA) recognizes outstanding improvements to downtowns by the work of dedicated individuals around the globe through the Downtown Achievement Awards. [CID Managers] are on the front lines of...

Park(ing) Day reclaims public space

Placemaking Park(ing) Day takes place around the world, on the third Friday in September. A brief history of Park(ing)Day “I like to think of Park(ing) Day installations as the gateway drug for urban transformation,”...