Tag Archive | "bangalore"

Porous City in Tippasandra, a neighbourhood play camp (Aug 20-Sep 20 09)

August 20, 2009 No comments yet

What is Porous City?

POROUS CITY sees the city of flows obstructions also as a city of accidents, shadows, parallel realities, diversity, fiction and imagination.

Across this year POROUS CITY is practicing different ways of experiencing, sharing and articulating these …

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

August 20, 2009 No comments yet

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 …

Spirited Caravans: re-imagining Bangalore’s outdoors @ Protospace from 12-20 July 09

July 3, 2009 No comments yet


From 2:30 to 7:30 p.m., 12th to 20th July, 2009

As unknown, invisible people, is it possible for us to imagine the city in a way, which is less alienating and fragmented? The exhibition looks at the role mobile

LAND Is available. How do you want to use it?

May 20, 2009 No comments yet

LAND DREAMS, cataloguing our cultural aspirations and use-values related to LAND

Living in a country and region with active land-struggles and a history of land-rights movements^ and attempts of land-reform, if land is made available to us for some time, …

YourTime Club, the first meeting and further

April 13, 2009 2 comments

The first meeting of the YourTime Club happened on Saturday, 11th April. We had Indu, Sunil, Harsh, Sony, Nisha, Ajay, Ritwick, Tarun and Saritha at the meeting.

Minutes of some the discussions which happened in the meeting:

    introduction of the …

Introducing the YourTime Club (a club for people who finally own their time again)

April 9, 2009 4 comments

== INVITATION:== If you have recently lost (or not found) a job, you are invited to the introductory meeting of the YourTime Club. If you don’t own your own time yet please forward this link along to those who do!…

Land dreams

April 8, 2009 3 comments

LandDreams [land-dreams] noun, verb

- noun: Realized or unrealized aspirations of land.

- verb: The act of imagining urealized desires; in terms of functional uses or aesthetic.

Unemployed plots of land dream of things that they can do, how they …

Outcome of the call for proposals for designs of mobile cultural spaces

April 3, 2009 3 comments

The Porous City call for proposals for designs of mobile cultural spaces received twenty-five submissions from eight countries.

From January 26-March 20th, the competition website had some 3,000 visitors from around the world. Numerous people sent asked questions …

Navigating the trash-route of Bangalore and some hints to how it all works

February 19, 2008 No comments yet

Being a part of the generation which rarely votes, is more or less politically apathetic and is mobile to the point of being rootless, it was a refreshing experience today to meet some bureaucrats who are making it happen in …

A tulsi (basil) plant at every tea stall

February 9, 2008 1 comment

Yesterday Sakshita, Sadhivi and Rutika started an effort to plant a Tulsi (Basil) plant at all the tea-shops of Yelahanka. In the picture above they plant the Basil seeds at the chai shop in front of Srishti’s old campus.

The …