[urban interfaces] research group at Utrecht University

[urban interfaces] Blogs

guest blogpost: Kim Sommer – Photography, Spectrality and Urban Space

For our [urban interfaces] seminar series on the theme The Magic City (2021-2022), we invited participants to write blogposts. The best and most interesting ones we publish on our website. Below is the blogpost for session #1, written by Kim Sommer. Kim Sommer is a student of the Media, Art and Performance program at Utrecht University….

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Playful Cities report of MAB20

The following report was written for the Playful City S.I.G., which is part of the Utrecht University-based Focus Area on Game Research:  The Media Architecture Biennale (MAB20) took place from June 24th – July 2nd 2021, and was organized by Utrecht University (UU) and the University of Applied Science in Amsterdam (AUAS). MAB20 was organized by…

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Lisbon and the Pandemic: Urban (In)Formal Structures and Practices

This blogpost is a result of the graduate seminar “Interfacing the (In)formal City” 2021. Written by Lisa Spinelli.   Lisbon and the Pandemic: Urban (In)Formal Structures and Practices In contemporary urban settings, multiple structures are shaping the way people live their lives, from transportations, to economic transactions, and, up to a certain point, to the…

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