Category: Research Study

Touch Down Infrastructures

Urban transformation is directly related to the planning, design and use of a series of urban infrastructures: from streets to highways, from bus to train lines and their…

Superdiversity and Social Inclusiveness in the European Urban Landscape – Making Future Collective Spaces

  During the last decades collective spaces around Europe have been changing rapidly. We are witnessing the emergence of a new condition called ‘super-diversity’. This term a level and…

Modest Heritage and Local Identity

The research is focused in two intermingled lines. (1) The first line researches the ‘mechanisms on theory-building’ with a special attentiveness to the relation between theory and daily…

Collective Structures

The common research project starts from the idea that the built environment and open spaces, can be understood as Collective Structures. The research project focuses on urban projects,…

Hybrid as Open Signifiers

If we consider highly urbanised regions, like Flanders, as atypical metropolitan constellations than the quality of this diluted urban environment, characterised by a multitude of ‘holes’, is to…

Mapping Public Space in the City of Ibagué (Colombia)

Informal and social practices of collective space This project was part of research study of the Facultad de Artes Integradas, Arquitectura, Univ. de Ibague (Colombia) on the social…