"first thursdays" tag

Kickstarting the night-time economy of our cities

Streets are the most important of public places, yet Cape Town’s central city streets become void of life after dark. First Thursdays, the monthly event where art galleries and stores in the CBD stay open late, aims to change that by working with existing infrastructure.

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Future Cape Town Exhibition: Pop into the future review

On 3 January 2013, Future Cape Town held a pilot exhibition showcasing ideas for cities and hoping to inspire more by the more than 100 attendees. This post summarises the items that were showcased at the exhibition.