Case studies

Category: Uses - Community

High Street Croydon

Temporary pedestrianisation of Croydon High Street for future permanent intervention and test site for civic activities
23 Sep 2019

College Square, Croydon

A new civic space, facilitating pedestrian permeability, in collaboration with Central Saint Martins
13 Sep 2019

Meanwhile use in Wales: Summary and guidance from CREW

A report summarising the context, background, potential benefits and challenges of meanwhile use in Wales
15 Aug 2019

London’s traditional markets: managing change and conflict in complex urban spaces

With the continual change in the everyday life and operation of London's traditional markets, this research explores the dynamic relationship between market use, management, and physicality, in order to understand these complex urban public spaces, and how practices of market management can help to enhance and safeguard the diversity of London's markets as public places of social experience and meaning. The theoretical research consisted of a review of the academic literature on public space and traditional markets using a multi-dimensional, and inter-disciplinary approach, and the empirical research involved both a typological analysis of the traditional markets in inner London’s 13 boroughs, and then an in-depth case study investigation of two of these historic inner London markets. This was undertaken to answer the research question of how to ensure the social vitality of inner London's traditional markets, and respond to the challenges, tensions and opportunities presented in these complex inner city environments. 

30 Jul 2019

Meanwhile Space - 10 years in Practice

A review of empirical evidence that Meanwhile Space has accumulated during their ten years enabling temporary use of vacant spaces in the UK
23 Jul 2019

Meanwhile strategies from the REFILL project

REuse of vacant spaces as driving Force for Innovation on Local Level
18 Jul 2019

Container City [Copenhagen, Denmark]

Project status: ended

17 Jul 2019

Espai Germanetes [Barcelona, Spain]

Project status: active

17 Jul 2019

ZUS - Zones Urbaines Sensibles [Rotterdam, Netherlands]

Project status: active, evolving

16 Jul 2019
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