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Baana: pedestrian and bicycle corridor
Helsinki (Finland), 2012
A deep railway cutting which slices through the urban fabric has been converted into a pedestrian and bicycle corridor in a resource-saving collaborative process that also respects the memory of an industrial past.
Opening of Rinham Marshes
London (United Kingdom), 2014
A peripheral area of surprisingly well conserved natural richness has been made accessible to Londoners so that they will discover it, learn to love it and protect it from the probable depredations of urban sprawl.


"Passages in a contemporary cities"
Lecture by Marcel Smets
The architect Marcel Smets visited the CCCB to present the project "Passages_Passatges".

Shared Spaces

“People start to feel that even though a space is public there’s no reason for them to be there”
Interview with Kamila Shamsie
The writer Kamila Shamsie was interviewed by Shared Spaces when she visited the Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB) last March to give a lecture titled “The Unmapped City”, which closed the “Open City” lecture cycle.


European-Chinese Cultural Dialogue
The Cultural Dialogue China / EUNIC are jointly organising the Sixth Cultural Dialogue between China and Europe, which is to be held in Bucharest from 16 to 18 October. Perspectives on public space by means of exploring well designed European and Chinese spaces will be discussed and shared.
From the Streetmix web, they propose a game about public space: through a few figures you can create an interactive street and share in your social network. ¿Could be the way whereby the citizens expose their references about the places where they live?