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CitySpinning in Time Out Bangalore, August 09

September 2, 2009 No comments yet

The current issue of Time Out Bangalore carries a story by Jaideep Sen on the numerous community-art projects in the city which engage with public spaces in different ways. It features a lot of CitySpinning‘s ongoing work, especially the …

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

The Mobility & Culture Think Tank 09 @ Protospace, Bangalore

June 29, 2009 No comments yet

The two day think tank, on the 10th and 11th July, 2009… will establish a basis for a contextual understanding of the role mobile cultural spaces can play in Indian cities. It will also give us a clearer idea of

The Porous City: the short-listed proposals for a mobile cultural space in Bangalore

May 14, 2009 No comments yet

In January this year CitySpinning invited design proposals for the DOT (Demonstrating Outdoor Tactics), a configuration for a mobile cultural space for Bangalore.

Proposals were short-listed in April and then every participant was requested to license their proposal under an …

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 …

A poster for the POROUS CITY invitation & call for design proposals

January 31, 2009 No comments yet

Thanks to Nisha Nair for the feedback and handholding through the poster-design process! I conder myself a graphic design noob.

Thanks also to Priyanka Kodikal and Nirali Shah for the feedback and criticism for the earlier drafts.

Please download a …

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: Seeking designs for a mobile cultural space

January 26, 2009 3 comments

“Porous City,” CitySpinning’s “effort of seeking out alternative cultural spaces” in Bangalore is seeking proposals for designs of “mobile cultural spaces.” The mobile cultural space (a mechanical vehicle we are calling THE DOT*) will be an adaptable space, which can …