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2018-11-09 https://www.journalpublicspace.org/index.php/jps

Vol. 3, n. 2 new issue 'Art and Activism in Public Space' has been launched in Barcelona

2018-11-09

The new issue 'Art and Activism in Public Space' has been launched in Barcelona, as part of the SkypeLab Sympolab at RMIT Europe, Media-TIC located in the 22@ Innovation District.

The launch of the new issue 'Art and Activism in Public Space' took place at RMIT Europe, Media-TIC, Level 5, Room 3,117 Carrer de Roc Boronat, located in the 22@ Innovation District, on November 21 at 6.00pm.  It was  introduced by Estanislau Roca Blanch, Vice Rector of Infrastructure and Architecture at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) in Barcelona, together with our Editor in Chief Luisa Bravo and our Guest Editor and Member of the Scientific Committee Maggie McCormick.

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Current Issue

Vol 3 No 2 (2018): Art and Activism in Public Space
Cover image: Boa Mistura, NIERIKA, Guadalajara, Mexico, 2017
Cover image: Boa Mistura, NIERIKA, Guadalajara, Mexico, 2017
Published: 2018-08-31
Editorial
Art and Activism
  • Art as a tool for change
    13-40
    Javier Serrano Guerra, Juan Jaume Fernández, Pablo Ferreiro Mederos, Pablo Purón Carrillo
  • Soft, Sexy, Fantastic. Inflating public space
    41-74
    Daniel Felgendreher
  • Investing in Spaces: Luxury, Benevolence or Business?
    75-96
    Nabila Alibhai, Elizabeth Thys
  • From sidewalk ballet to defending the city
    97-114
    Maria del Carmen Mota Utanda
  • Using drawing as a tool to explore public space
    115-148
    Richard Briggs
  • A situated practice
    149-166
    Fiona Hillary
Viewpoint


Public space
in cities is a common good, meant to be open, inclusive and democratic, a fundamental human right for everybody.

Dr Luisa Bravo
The Journal of Public Space, Founder and Editor in Chief
City Space Architecture, Founding Member and President
(from the statement submitted at the 26th UN-Habitat Governing Council held in Nairobi, Kenya, 8-12 May 2017)
Stand up for Public Space!  |  UN-Habitat Global Urban Lecture by Dr Luisa Bravo (click here)  |  A global campaign launched at the Habitat III conference in Quito, Ecuador, 2016 (click here)

 

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