The transition from designing to activating buildings and cities.
About the speaker
He juggles these three roles through the online magazine FIVEFOOTWAY, which transcends usual notion of urban development to encompass other themes such as media, technology, cultural studies and grpahic design; his teaching position in architecture at Temasek Poly, and also as the festival director for Archifest ‘12 and '13. He speaks to us this month on the topic of Urbanism.
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CreativeMornings is a collaborative platform. It allows all sorts of creatives and audiences to come forward. — Adib Jalal
Creative programming in the spirit of place making is key. — Adib Jalal
How can we program our spaces to make them places? That's what creative programming is for... — Adib Jalal
You get the sense of belonging [in your city] because you love it. You don't see the city as just a shell that you go in and get out. You invest yourself into it. I think that is what's going to make our cities truly sustainable. — Adib Jalal
[Collaborations] are what activate our cities. — Adib Jalal