urban matters


Casa Rio Lab

Casa Rio Lab
Buenos Aires / Argentina
1991 > ongoing


Ailbhe Murphy, Director
1983 > onging


Sandi Hilal, Alessandro Petti

deseo urbano

transparadiso (Barbara Holub/ Paul Rajakovics)
Valparaíso / Chile
2000 - 2001

Fallen Fruit

David Burns, Austin Young, Matias Viegener (2004-2013)
Los Angeles
2004 > ongoing


Oliver Schuette, Marije van Lidth de Jeude
San José/ Costa Rica
2002 > ongoing

Granville CUBE

Public Works (Sandra Denicke-Polcher, Torange Khonsari, Andreas Lang, Kathrin Böhm)
South Kilburn, London / UK
2005 > ongoing

Hotel Charleroi

Adrien Tirtiaux (BE), Antoine Turillon (FR) and Hannes Zebedin (AT).
2010 to 2014

KoCA Inn

Daniela Brasil, Bernhard König
Weimar/ Graz
2008 > ongoing


Bolzano / Italy
2003 > ongoing


Brescia, Italy
2012 > ongoing

Metro Cable Project

Urban-Think Tank
San Agustin- Caracas / Venezuela
2003 > ongoing (built: 2007- 2010)


Kathrin Böhm, Wapke Feenstra, Antje Schiffers
Rotterdam, Netherlands
2003 > ongoing


Nexthamburg Plus UG (Julian Petrin)
Hamburg / Germany
2009 > ongoing

Other Sights

Barbara Cole
Vancouver / Canada
2005 > ongoing

Park Fiction

Christoph Schäfer / Margit Czenki
Hamburg / Germany
1994 > ongoing


Lund Cathedral
Lund, Sweden
2017 > 2023


Christoph Wiesmayr, Bernhard Gilli
Hafenviertel- Linz, Austria
2008, 2011 > ongoing


Michelle Lai
2016 > ongoing

The Blue House

Jeanne Van Heeswijk
Amsterdam, Ijburg / NL
2005 > 2009

Vacant Lot

What if: projects Ltd
East London


Wolfgang Zinggl
Vienna / Austria
1993 > ongoing

projects by categories

biennale, individuals, institutions, organisations,

projects by contexts

architecture, art, art in the region, collaboration, community building, community development, de-industrialization, dying town centers, ecology, empty ground floor areas, engagement in poor neighborhood, growing, growing shopping malls, housing for refugees, land use, NGO, participation, self-initiated, shrinking, socially engaged, UNESCO world heritage, urban development, urban reserve, urban think tank,

projects by issues

cimmunity development, civic engagement, collaboration, commissioning, commons, community development, cultural policy, design, education, empower, empowerment, environment, failure, heritage, public art, regeneration, regional development, regional issues, socio-political engagement, utopia, visions for a new neighborhood,

projects by tools

art as tool for conversation, game, game for production of desires, project space,

projects by strategies

anticipatory fiction, artistic strategies, collective participation, communication, conflict as productive force, dialog and polylog, direct urbanism, expanding the context, placemaking, production of desires, questioning the brief, research, research through practice, rural practitioner, seminars, shifting roles, shifting the context, texts, unlearning, urban curating, urban practitioner, workshops,