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The Cruquius Development – Exchange with the City of Tampere

As part of our research-by-design project Mensenwerk, we are presenting a series of best practices in the field of urban development. The Cruquius area in the east of Amsterdam is one of them: a development that used a ‘spelregelkaart’ (a

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Red Light City: Book Presentation

The book Red Light City was presented and debated in Brussels at Recyclart on 8th September. Authored by Tsaiher Cheng with reports from Amsterdam, Antwerp, Hong Kong, Montreal and Taipei the book reveals that every red light district is different

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SPCitI September Newsletter

Our September newsletter is out! Check it out, let us know if you have comments or questions about our work and, of course, subscribe to stay updated.

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The First Phase of ‘MensenWerk’ is Complete!

  The central question of our ongoing research ‘MensenWerk – The Future of Urban Living, Planning for the Unknown’ is not about the exact programming of urban transformation areas in the future. It is rather: how to deal with the spatial

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Amsterdam Marineterrein, Principebesluit Approved by the B&W

In 2018, the Dutch ministry of Defense is leaving the Marineterrein (Navy Yard) in Amsterdam. This means that 13 hectares of land will be released in the heart of the city. The idea of the stakeholder team (the Dutch government, municipality

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