1. “Now we want to transform our sidewalks in Brazil, not only into sidewalks where you can walk, but into sidewalks where you can live.”

    For more Placemaking Roundup presentations, click here: pps.org/blog/the-placemaking-round-up-an-agenda-for-change/

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  2. On view at Doris C. Freedman Plaza, September 10, 2013 - February 16, 2014
    publicartfund.org/view/exhibitions/6021_iran_do_esprito_santo_playground

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  3. Public Art Fund, in collaboration with the City of New York, presented The New York City Waterfalls, a major work of public art by internationally acclaimed artist Olafur Eliasson (b.1967, Copenhagen, Denmark). The exhibition of four man-made waterfalls of monumental scale was on view June 26 – October 13, 2008 at four sites on the shores of the New York waterfront: one on the Brooklyn anchorage of the Brooklyn Bridge; one on the Brooklyn Piers, between Piers 4 and 5 near the Brooklyn Heights Promenade; one in Lower Manhattan at Pier 35, north of the Manhattan Bridge; and one on the north shore of Governors Island.

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  4. MegaFaces is a kinetic facade conceived by Asif Khan and engineered by iart. It can transform in three dimensions to recreate the faces of visitors to Khan's pavilion, a 2,000 m2 cube situated in the Olympic Park in Sochi during the 2014 Olympic Games. This video was taken during commissioning, shortly before the opening of the pavilion on 7 February 2014. Watch the video of the finished pavilion here: vimeo.com/99030884

    Client: MegaFon
    Music: Arthur Carabott
    Links: iart.ch, asif-khan.com

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  5. A documentary on Yarn bombing and the people who uses textile and crochet to bring color and surprise to the streets.

    Thanks a lot to all the inverviewees, as to the people who walks the extra mile in order to make cities more human.

    Special thanks to
    - Teje la araña: Adriana, Álvaro, Lupe & Co (tejelaarana.com)
    - Lucía Ruíz, from Yarn Bombing Coruña (facebook.com/YarnbombingCoruna)
    - Alicia Roselló, from Duduá (duduadudua.blogspot.com.es)
    - Aïda Gómez (aidagomez.info)
    - Javier Abarca, from Urbanario (urbanario.es)
    - Joanna Mann, from KnitDiss (knitdiss.wordpress.com)
    - Am3ba (am3ba.tumblr.com)
    - Juan Gutiérrez, from Spains Costume Museum (Museo del Traje de Madrid) (museodeltraje.mcu.es/)
    - Natalia, from Tejiendo Malasaña (facebook.com/pages/Tejiendo-Malasaña/355861157851433)
    - Aurora Gómez
    - Marta Ors (blogs.km77.com/nimeva/)
    - Isis Saz, Laura Bañuelos y Fernando Quesada.

    Additional video: Álvaro León (people reacting in the streets and comunal action in Caracas) and La Pluma Eléctri*k (instalation in El Matadero—Spanish for Slaughterhouse—).

    In the video you can also see images by: Teje la Araña, Am3ba, Aïda Gómez, Yarn
    Bombing Coruña, Urban Knitting Bilbao, Joanna Mann, Duduá, Urban Knitting Zaragoza, Urban Knitting Valencia, SPIDERTAG / Street Art Superhero, Magda Sayeg,The Commons (Flickr), Aitor Uranga, Suki Suk, Turkinator, Iago González, Piero Piga, Eileen Terwilliger, y Jeff Shaumeyer.

    Versión sin subtítulos en inglés: vimeo.com/82166525

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