At Bold City 3.0, UCT graduate students presented The Loop Project, which they collectively designed while working across 3 continents. The brief was to design a bus transit centre, with a strong focus on the use of BIM (building information modelling).
The message was clear: we don’t need to go through long bureaucratic processes in order to start opening streets in Cape Town. People are ready to promote a city-wide movement.
Over the weekend, we joined a conference organised by Future Cape Town to explore the concept of an “Open City”. In addition to inspiring and informative […]
On 24 August 2013, Future Cape Town hosted its second mini-conference under the theme OPEN CITY at Cape Town City Hall, as part of the Open Design Festival.
[ August 24, 2013; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ] OPEN CITY, a Future Cape Town mini-conference at City Hall on the 24th Aug: Tickets now available!
Bold Idea: Tsai Design Studio presented on a number of bold design experiments, which use innovative ideas to serve practical purposes. They are bold in nature because they challenge existing design norms around sustainability.
Watch our short video of Future Cape Town’s first mini conference: Bold City
[ August 24, 2013; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] As part of the official programme of OPEN DESIGN, on 24 August Future Cape Town will be hosting OPEN CITY: a half-day mini-conference to share projects, ideas and inspiration that will make Cape Town and other cities more open and accessible. This event will be free of charge.