VIVID ideas panel talk Placemaking: Buzzword, bogus, bona fide
Jun.
5
4:30 pm16:30

VIVID ideas panel talk Placemaking: Buzzword, bogus, bona fide

In this panel event, speakers discuss their experiences with cultural and creative placemaking in the urban environment. Taking in the perspectives of urban designer, landscape architect, government, developer, cultural placemaker and artist, the session unpacks the meaning and impact of the current placemaking phenomenon.

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Cultural infrastructure; Why it matters and how to get it
Nov.
14
to 16 Nov.

Cultural infrastructure; Why it matters and how to get it

Art creates a better transport experience - for customer and operator. Mature, progressive democracies serve their people by providing both modern functionality and cultural well-being.

Worldwide, art in transport infrastructure has proven its value as cultural connective tissue; enriching communities, stimulating economic development, and generating identity.
This value comes on top of the practical benefits; research shows that passengers feel safer, are willing to wait longer for connections and even prepared to pay more for their trips in transport infrastructure displaying art.

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Cultural infrastructure; Why it matters and how to get it
Nov.
12
to 14 Nov.

Cultural infrastructure; Why it matters and how to get it

  • SMC Conference and Function Centre (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Art creates a better transport experience - for customer and operator. Mature, progressive democracies serve their people by providing both modern functionality and cultural well-being.

Worldwide, art in transport infrastructure has proven its value as cultural connective tissue; enriching communities, stimulating economic development, and generating identity.
This value comes on top of the practical benefits; research shows that passengers feel safer, are willing to wait longer for connections and even prepared to pay more for their trips in transport infrastructure displaying art.

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Art and culture; what do they mean in urban development?
Nov.
13
to 14 Nov.

Art and culture; what do they mean in urban development?

  • Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The words art and culture have become conflated.

When a government or developer commissions a piece of art it enables them to tick a box marked Culture. 

Our practice based research set out to establish whether this is a sound model - what is it that enables governments and developers to fulfil their cultural obligations by commissioning art? 

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Art and culture; what do they mean in urban development?
Oct.
25
to 27 Oct.

Art and culture; what do they mean in urban development?

The words art and culture have become conflated.

When a government or developer commissions a piece of art it enables them to tick a box marked Culture. 

Our practice based research set out to establish whether this is a sound model - what is it that enables governments and developers to fulfil their cultural obligations by commissioning art? 

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