Earlier this month I presented a paper titled, “Frameworks for a Collective Reinterpretation of the Ambient Possibilities of Public Spaces” at the Sensory Urbanism conference organized by Dr.Raymond Lucas at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (UK). Will post summaries of presentations I found interesting here. It was a short two-day conference, I saw mostly architects, […]
PetPuja is an effort to seed a community of urban farmers. I plan to use public spaces, unused spaces, street-side spaces, gardens of volunteers, spaces under flyovers and bridges to grow easy-to-cook and nutritive vegetables and fruits. Objectives: once a variety of vegetables and fruits are grown in different parts of Bangalore, recipe-based routes would […]
An unused plot of land in Yelahanka, Bangalore, which has degraded to become a garbage dump is the site for this work. An object (a bag of chocolates, a mobile phone, a pair of jeans) and a weighing machine are kept beside the plot. A board with instructional information is already put up there. Anyone […]
A set of bulletin-boards around the city with the day’s newspaper in English and Kannada pinned to it and a cross-translation of the headlines on a sheet of paper under them. If individuals wish to edit or add translations they can do so. The objective behind this is to promote cross-cultural understanding. English papers usually […]
Moved the CitySpinning site from Zenphoto to WordPress. My needs changed, nothing wrong with ZP. Will be migrating the albums from ZP to WP soon. Meanwhile, welcome to an a fresh new blog with nothing much to offer.