Mathinahalli: Playing With Stories, a festival of exchange from 26-30 August 09

WHEN: 26-30th August 09 Mathinahalli: playing with stories was a festival of exchange and mutual gestures designed to document the neighbourhood’s stories about childhood, play and the city at large. These stories will help in capturing the evolution and dynamism in the way the residents of the neighbourhood have played in the spaces around them […]

Eating Value: exchange economics in the neighbourhood

The Eating Value workshop happened at the Porous City camp at a construction site in Thippasandra. Eating Value was a way of opening up concepts of the economy, value and entrepreneurship for children through food, exchange and storytelling. The workshop in-turn led to Mathinahalli: Playing With Stories, a festival of exchange from 26-30 August 09 […]

Stepping into Thippasandra, expanding the porous city

The physical act of occupying a vacant construction site in a residential neighbourhood is seen as setting up a base camp in a forest, ACT 1: cleaning, clearing ACT 2: fencing, bridging ACT 3: locating water and energy source ACT 5: space marking elements, green veil, installing the space kit During this exercise of habitation, […]

DOT in Tippasandra, a neighbourhood play camp (Aug-Sep 09)

What is Demonstrating Outdoor Tactics (DOT)? The DOT (Demonstrating Outdoor Tactics) is a configuration for a mobile cultural space for Bangalore. It will be used for a diverse set of curated artistic and cultural projects proposed by the community of creative-practitioners and amateurs in Bangalore. Station 1: A construction site in a residential neighbourhood The […]