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Le pont le plus cool du monde verra-t-il le jour à Paris ? NbART Unveils 'Plan Ahead,' a Knitted Art Installation Under the Williasmburg Bridge by Magda Sayeg. If you have yet to do your summer walk over the Williamsburg Bridge, tonight is the night.

nbART Unveils 'Plan Ahead,' a Knitted Art Installation Under the Williasmburg Bridge by Magda Sayeg

But instead of going over the bridge, head under it, where the North Brooklyn Public Art Coalition (nbART) is unveiling "Plan Ahead," an environmental street art installation by the famous graffiti knitter herself, Magda Sayeg. Collaborating with the Open Space Alliance for North Brooklyn and the New York City Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Urban Art Program, “Plan Ahead” is a year-long installation of 300 iron rods on Kent Avenue between South 5th and South 6th Streets covered in colorful knit fabric. Magda Sayeg is not your typical street artist. Instead of painting walls or tagging buildings, she covers city surfaces with small hand knit cozies. Her delicate touch brings a sense of humanity back to the concrete and steel of the city. BLNK: DAC’s Art Under The Bridge. Lines of people wait to see THE EXPERIENCE OF GREEN by Wade Kavanaugh and Stephen B.

BLNK: DAC’s Art Under The Bridge

Nguyen at DAC. An Apartment Under The Bridge. Berlin-based urban intervention collective Stiftung Freizeit has designed an illusionary ‘Wohnzimmer’ under a bridge in Berlin.

An Apartment Under The Bridge

Made with tape, this minimal but cosy ‘apartment’ combines the raw esthetics of grey concrete with the warm and intimate feeling of the typical German Wohnzimmer interior. Combining these two ingredients of what could be called Berlin style, the artists Inés Aubert and Rubén Jódar aim to make life a little more comfortable for those who spend their time on the streets. Their newly constructed space under the Warschauer Brücke has a very cheerless look and feel. It’s unclear whether the work is meant to include an argument about confort and domesticity of current public space. Anyway, the suggestion of the deer antler and the old-school lamp on the wall do improve some things here. Christmas By The River. Christmas By The River. New Ideas for Breathing Life Into the Dark Public Spaces Under Elevated Structures. The High Line gave new hope to abandoned elevated structures across the United States, to the point that more or less every city wants something like it.

New Ideas for Breathing Life Into the Dark Public Spaces Under Elevated Structures

But the public spaces beneath active elevated road and rail beds remain at best largely underused, and at worst dark and dusty corridors of neglect. These areas are hardly scarce: there are some 700 miles of elevated transport structures in New York City alone, and ten times that in all America. Today the New York-based Design Trust for Public Space, which jumpstarted interest in the High Line with a 2002 report, has released a massive new mission paper called Under the Elevated, which hopes to do the same for the areas beneath road and rail infrastructure across the city. The report, done in partnership with the NYC Department of Transportation, is the result of a two-year study into these spaces.

It calls them “el-spaces.” Here’s the gist of the problem, as captured by the report: Division Street (Manhattan) Young architects in action #3: Assemble. This article was originally published in Domus 960 / July/August 2012 Assemble has opened Sugarhouse Studios amid a cluster of former industrial warehouses in Stratford, lying in the shadow of the Olympic Park and unsightly residential developments.

Young architects in action #3: Assemble

It is part workspace for the young architecture collective, and part public space with a cinema, coffee house and pizza joint. On the day we met, a clipboard-wielding health inspector was eyeing up their kitchen. Meanwhile, Maria Lisogorskaya offered me a stonebaked pizza. None of the Cambridge architecture graduates in this collective — which at one point claimed to have more than 20 members — could have expected to be running such an operation back in 2010, when they found an article about the thousands of abandoned petrol stations in England and decided to find one and turn it into a project.

ENCORE HEUREUX - Architectes et Collectif depuis 2001. Sous le pont Un palais des glaces déformant, fragile et éphémère.

ENCORE HEUREUX - Architectes et Collectif depuis 2001

Flottaison et principe d'Archimède. Revenons à Archimède Il nous dit que tout corps plongé dans l'eau reçoit de bas en haut une poussée (en Kg) égale au volume d'eau en dm³ (donc en kg) qu'il déplace.

Flottaison et principe d'Archimède

Prenons un objet de 500 kg et posons-le dans l'eau. Si son volume est supérieur à 500 dm³ il flottera. Si son volume est inférieur pour le même poids, il coulera. Flottaison et principe d'Archimède. Sécurité, tranquillité et espace public. Sécurité, Tranquillité et Espace public Master2 : Politiques Urbaines intégrées dans l’espace Euro -méditerranéen Page 3 l’espace privé par son accès pour tout un chacun (la place, la rue, le jardin public, l’avenue, les ponts, les équipements publics, les parkings.

Sécurité, tranquillité et espace public

Nymphéa d'Ange Leccia au Canal Saint-Félix à Nantes - Oeuvre d’art contemporain - ESTUAIRE. Traversée par la Loire et ses affluents, Nantes connaît au XXe siècle une succession de campagnes de comblements de ses cours d’eau.

Nymphéa d'Ange Leccia au Canal Saint-Félix à Nantes - Oeuvre d’art contemporain - ESTUAIRE

L’Erdre passait autrefois sur l’actuel cours des 50 otages. Détournée dans le très long tunnel Saint-Félix, elle se jette désormais dans la Loire à quelques mètres de la tour LU. Ancien pensionnaire de la Villa Médicis à Rome, Ange Leccia, né en 1959, est actuellement directeur du Pavillon, unité pédagogique du Palais de Tokyo à Paris. ES460G. KOOLHAAS, Rem, 2006 : Junkspace, Ed. QUODLIBET. LAPOSTOLLE Rémi KOOLHAAS, Rem, 2006 : Junkspace, Ed.

KOOLHAAS, Rem, 2006 : Junkspace, Ed. QUODLIBET.

QUODLIBET. Le terme de Junkspace énoncé par Rem KOOLHAAS est le résultat d’une transposition de l’idée de “junkfood” aux domaines de l’architecture et de l’urbanisme. Dans ce résumé je propose de définir ce qu’est Junkspace et en quoi notre site pour ce concours en est la parfaite illustration. Le mot anglais “junk” possède plusieurs significations : détritus, bric à brac, désordre… Junkspace est donc souvent considéré comme un espace incompréhensible et aberrant.