104th ACSA Annual Meeting Proceedings, Shaping New Knowledges

The Act(ivat)or’s Toolbox: Expanded Roles, Actions, and Parameters in the Production of the Urban Commons

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Author(s): Antje Steinmuller

It takes more than a physical intervention to produce successful urban public spaces.As more and more urban spaces are formed and activated from the bottom up throughcitizen-architect collaborations and initiatives, the design tasks involved need redefinition.This paper is based on the premise that any successful urban public space is aproduct of the complex interaction of architectural, social, temporal and representationalparameters.1

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