Onderzoek

The region of the future, final presentation

The final presentation of the Region of the Future will take place on the 22nd of march. We were part of the team that did research by design to the spatial implications of the circular economy in the province of Zuid Holland. The lessons learned [...]

2019-03-20T11:25:38+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Lezing, nieuws, Onderzoek|Comments Off on The region of the future, final presentation

URBANOS selected for festival URBANBAT 2018

We are proud to announce that our project Ruta de la Experiencia was one of the selected projects to be part of the 2018 festival URBANBAT in Bilbao. The seventh edition of URBANBAT will explore the subject of 'instant cities'. Instant cities will explore the [...]

2018-10-04T13:55:07+00:00 September 4th, 2018|Internationaal, Lezing, nieuws, Onderzoek, Stedelijke ontwikkeling, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on URBANOS selected for festival URBANBAT 2018

Publication circular neighbourhood

The Dutch urban planning and design magazine Blauwe Kamer published an article about our research by design project Circular Wielwijk. Wielwijk is a neighbourhood in the city of Dordrecht and the ambition was set to make this neighbourhood social en economic vibrant by introducing the [...]

2018-07-17T09:58:12+00:00 July 17th, 2018|Duurzaam, Inspiratie, Onderzoek, Stedelijke ontwikkeling|Comments Off on Publication circular neighbourhood

Volksvlijt on Tour – Circular Istanbul

After the exhibition, the book,  it is now time for Volksvlijt On Tour. In collaboration with the NIT Istanbul and the Dutch Consulate a discussion is organized about participatory city planning. The text below is a copy of the NIT website: Cities require planning in [...]

2018-06-27T10:23:51+00:00 June 27th, 2018|Internationaal, Lezing, Onderzoek, Stedelijke ontwikkeling|Comments Off on Volksvlijt on Tour – Circular Istanbul

Conference about circular urban development

The Netherlands is at the beginning of a transition towards a circular economy. This transition demands fundamental changes that will influence municipalities, housing associations and private companies. On the 7th of February, Platform 31 and the Government Architect’s agency organized a conference to share and [...]

2018-04-26T13:17:27+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Duurzaam, Lezing, Onderzoek, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on Conference about circular urban development

Launch Dream your own future

The results of the 2016 exhibition "Volksvlijt" deserved to be recorded in a book. On 14 November 2017, we launched the book "Dream Your Own Future". The launch took place at the same spot where the exhibition took place in 2016; the Amsterdam Public Library [...]

2017-11-17T12:30:09+00:00 November 15th, 2017|Amsterdam, Inspiratie, Onderzoek, Stedelijke ontwikkeling, tentoonstelling|Comments Off on Launch Dream your own future

New players in the public space

URBANOS has worked recently in public space projects assigned by private companies, NGOs, and local trusts, rather than local governments and project developers (the more regular clients for public space design and improvement). These new players start influencing the quality of the public space. We [...]

2017-05-19T10:08:41+00:00 January 23rd, 2017|Inspiratie, nieuws, Onderzoek, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on New players in the public space

Colour outside the borders

Are you a designer and interested in working abroad? Do read this publication that we made for the Creative Industries Fund. To make this publication we talked to several designers about their approach to enter a foreign market; their experiences are translated into tips and [...]

2016-07-14T10:17:38+00:00 July 11th, 2016|Architectuur, Inspiratie, Internationaal, Onderzoek, Stedelijke ontwikkeling, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on Colour outside the borders

Opportunities for design, architecture and urbanism in Colombia?

Which opportunities does Colombia offer for design, architecture and urbanism? During a fact finding mission more than 50 people were interviewed in Colombia and the Netherlands. The final report gives insight in the Dutch offer for the sectors mentioned, the Colombian demand and a strategy [...]

2016-05-11T13:25:07+00:00 May 11th, 2016|Architectuur, colombia, Internationaal, Management en advies, Onderzoek, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on Opportunities for design, architecture and urbanism in Colombia?

Volksvlijt exhibition at OBA Amsterdan

Dream about the future of Amsterdam. April 12th the Volksvlijt exhibition opened in the public library of Amsterdam at the Oosterdok. Twelve designers were asked to think about the future of the economy in Amsterdam and we designed the circular economy port of Amsterdam. Probably [...]

2017-05-19T10:08:45+00:00 March 18th, 2016|Amsterdam, Inspiratie, Onderzoek, Stedelijke ontwikkeling, tentoonstelling|Comments Off on Volksvlijt exhibition at OBA Amsterdan