Data for Culture Report I

How does public transport influence what kind of people attend cultural events? What does Facebook reveal to event managers? What are the best tools to find out more about event goers?

For about a year our Shared Cities colleagues in Medialab Katowice were busy crunching vast amounts of big data and conducting thousands of interviews about the cultural ecosystem of Katowice…

… then they turned their impressive knowledge into exciting visualizations. Check them out on the Data for Culture website!

Must Reads

VŠVU: Iconic Ruins / Strategies

What is the future of Iconic Ruins? After the transition to democracy, these buildings have slipped out of public and political interest. Under the scope of 'Shared Cities: Creative Momentum' architects and students conducted research into the re-use of these abandoned buildings. Download the publication 'Iconic Ruins / Strategies' to get the latest information on their studies. Available now!

Bratislava Permanent link

Csepel Works – Weekend of Open Factories

Organized by the Hungarian Contemporary Architecture Center (KÉK), buildings in the Csepel Works plant in Budapest will open for the last weekend of June (29-30 June) to offer a unique chance for exploring the exciting present of the almost 240 hectares site and its unmatched industrial heritage.

Budapest Permanent link

SHARE YOUR HEART. SHARE YOUR CITY. RESIDENCY #4

This residency was the fourth in a series of four curatorial-practice-oriented programmes: three workshops (publications, data, exhibitions) and one residency organised by the Curatorial Lab of Shared Cities: Creative Momentum. They explored innovative approaches to the sharing of knowledge in architecture, design and urban planning.

Berlin Permanent link

Katowice: Data for Culture

How to investigate events in the data (overload) culture? Do we need new tools and methods for this? For a dozen or so months, a group of city researchers, designers, programmers and data scientists explored the cultural ecosystem of Katowice. Take a look at he outcomes of the study of Katowice’s cultural ecosystem!

Katowice Permanent link

Shared Cities at Prague Museum Night 2019

08|06|2019, PRAGUE: Photo Reportage

Prague Permanent link