Collecting ideas and initiatives for the ground floor of a building in a central square of Almere's Bouwmeesterbuurt.
Placemakers organizes for a variety of local initiatives to enliven the Sixhaven area in Amsterdam North
Placemaking in the various phases of a developing urban neighborhood in Amsterdam
Placemakers brings liveliness to a park in the west of Amsterdam by developing short and longer term programming with local talents.
Het project Windows of Opportunity (WOO!) grew from a wish to respond quickly, cheaply and flexibly to the rise of shop vacancy across the Netherlands and beyond.
Placemakers contributed to the winning Europan 15 proposal for a Rotterdam monofunctional business park.
The Nairobi team tested a range of creative methods to include users in transport planning
'De Buurtcamping' transforms city parks into a convivial camp site for all residents of the neighborhood.
A new tool, capturing the neighborhood in a documentary followed by a screening and moderated discussion
Placemakers designed, built and programmed a pilot podium along with pupils of the Bredero Lyceum, de Modestraat and residents.
During the Living Library visitors take their seat on book-furniture and enjoy storytelling about Park Frankendael.
'WeesperWolken’ provides metro travellers a view onto the clouds, buildings, tram lines, cyclists and trees right above the station.
'Making Cities Together’ is a multiannual project initiated by Placemakers, in collaboration with the International New Town Institute (NL) en International Federation of Housing and Planning (DK). Along with a host of local stakeholders we develop placemaking design strategies for valuable, inclusive and sustainable public spaces.
During the World Restaurant everyone shares his or her passion for cooking and eating – from cooking methods to ingredients to recipes and tastes – with likeminded from a variety of backgrounds.
The Bloody Tourists Toolkit offers the city of Amsterdam an alternative to the large scale policies responding to the increased pressures of tourism on the inner city.
By implementing three small scale spatial interventions, Placemakers researched to what extent and in what ways we may influence pedestrians’ route choices.
The Sociale Context Map is a digital tool that visualises socio-spatial location research quickly and easily.
Experts from the field give a variety of presentations over lunch, place mats stimulate the audience to think along.
Placemakers was delighted to co-host Placemaking Week Nairobi 2017, including an implementation of 'Sports Streets'.
Placemakers designed and built 'vertical gardens' on three outdoor walls. The walls make the Fridtjof Nansenhof more green and lively.
Using Minecraft as a tool to invite various groups into the design process of a 'Model Street' in Dandora, Nairobi.
Three teams of international and local experts along with local Placemaking initiators proposed strategies for Nairobi's public spaces.
Placemakers inventorizes and analyzes existing Placemaking initiatieves in Nairobi
Placemakers transformered a large vacant land of Zeeburgereiland into a sea of flowers.
Placemakers researched Benches Collective (BankjesCollectief), an initiative that allows residents to ‘open’ a bench on their sidewalk for neighbors, passersby and other visitors.
Four students from the Casa400 student housing complex were hired to advise on the future development of the Eenhoorngebied in the east of Amsterdam.
Bredero College students carried out neighborhood research and integrated the collected data into designs for the pilot podium.
To involve the residents and extract local wishes, Placemakers distributed voting vouchers.
In Cluj (Romania) we sent postcards to the mayor with inspiring ideas for (temporary) use of a former industral site.
Research on a network of play that was co-developed by children, Jantje Beton, the local municipality and other parties.
Placemakers stimulates the formation of ideas during workshops for project team Nobelhorst, a.o. by assembling inspirational placemaking examples in a leaflet.