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

Presentations at Habitat III about Public Space and Cycling

Between the 17th and 20th of October the future of urbanization was discussed at the UN Habitat III conference. We were in Quito for our project "Ruta de la Experiencia" and also organized two presentations/debates at the venue. Cycling was the topic of the first [...]

2017-05-19T10:08:41+00:00 November 3rd, 2016|Inspiratie, Internationaal, Lezing, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on Presentations at Habitat III about Public Space and Cycling

Program Ruta de la Experiencia during Habitat III in Quito

The Ruta de la Experiencia is one of the largest UN selected Village projects for the Habitat III conference in Quito, Ecuador. The Ruta de la Experiencia is a concrete project, to practically show the principles and methodology of the Human Cities Coalition (HCC). The [...]

2017-05-19T10:08:45+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Inspiratie, Internationaal, Ontwerp, Stedelijke ontwikkeling, Stedenbouw, tentoonstelling|Comments Off on Program Ruta de la Experiencia during Habitat III in Quito

Fabrica Ciudad 2: Presentation Ruta de la Experiencia

On September 15th , 2016 at 5 PM the second evening of Fabrica Ciudad takes place. Camila Pinzon en Inge Kok Postma present Ruta de la Experiencia; the first project of the Human Cities Coalition. Rute de la Experiencia is a showcase how to make [...]

2016-12-09T12:54:38+00:00 September 15th, 2016|Inspiratie, Internationaal, Lezing|Comments Off on Fabrica Ciudad 2: Presentation Ruta de la Experiencia

Prosperity at BNA Inspiration Day

Update November 26th, 2016: An overview of the BNA Inspiration Day and results is available at the website of the BNA (click here for more info). Also the session about Prosperity that we lead together with Yvette Entius (Dutch Embassy Copenhagen, Business Development Nordics & [...]

2017-05-19T10:08:45+00:00 September 8th, 2016|Architectuur, Bureau, colombia, Inspiratie, Internationaal, Lezing|Comments Off on Prosperity at BNA Inspiration Day

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

Week of the Circular Harbour of Amsterdam

Week at the People's palace about the circular harbour of Amsterdam The harbour in 2056: a Valhalla for recycling" titled the Parool, the Amsterdam newspaper. The municipality, the harbour, companies, urban planners and many work hard to realize this ambition. On Tuesday 14th of June [...]

2017-05-19T10:08:45+00:00 May 27th, 2016|Amsterdam, Duurzaam, Inspiratie, Lezing, Stedenbouw|Comments Off on Week of the Circular Harbour of Amsterdam

Bike exhibition at FILBO

The Netherlands was invited to be the Guest of Honour of the FILBO (book fair) in Bogotá, Colombia. The Dutch Embassy made a pavilion about urban planning, architecture, design and cycling. The Agencia Bici  was asked to make an exhibition about cycling in the Netherlands [...]

2016-07-13T10:31:18+00:00 May 11th, 2016|colombia, Inspiratie, Internationaal, Stedelijke ontwikkeling, Stedenbouw, tentoonstelling|Comments Off on Bike exhibition at FILBO

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

Panama promotes cycling

The government of Panama wants to encourage cycling and the Dutch Embassy in Panama asked us to give a workshop on how the government and other stakeholders could have a role in this process. Early February, we explained the Dutch experiences and discussed how Panama [...]

2016-02-09T12:13:10+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Internationaal, Lezing|Comments Off on Panama promotes cycling