The presentation of a European wide network of practices who act within the urban field as a place for political change and architectural practice, introducing their different projects, tools and methods.
The compilation of practices results from numerous pan European
workshops, and has recently been published in book form by atelier
The URBAN ACT book not only locates and maps the activities of numerous
practices, but is structured as a manual to allow insight into the methods of
interventionist urban practice, like a user guide to "do-it-yourself urbanism".
For more information on the background and contributions visiisit the related research project website www.peprav.net
Practice contributors include:
AG Gleisdreieck, Berlin
Park Fiction, Hamburg
public works, London
Laboratorio Urbano, Madrid