Went to the Art and the City panel at 812 Design Center in Shenzhen last week.
Here is Bronwen Shelwell’s speech on microspaces, about working in South Africa. 41 more words
The Urban Land Institute’s Housing Opportunity conference is in Boston this week, replete with important sessions on housing affordability, construction, design and how housing relates to community health. 238 more words
The Washington Post headlined the passing of Daniel Berrigan (Daniel J. Berrigan, pacifist priest who led antiwar protests, dies at 94, Colman McCarthy, 4-30-16). Politics from the past involving figures not noted today. 558 more words
Theaster Gates is an American “Social Practice installation artist.” He was born in Chicago, Illinois, where he still lives and works. Gates’ work has been shown at major museums and galleries internationally and deals with issues of urban planning, religious space, and craft. 338 more words