Podcast #1

Podcast Episode #1: Curating ecological care and repair The School of the Feral Grounds podcast series – Designing for regenerative landscapes. Hosted and curated by Danica Sretenović and Gaja Mežnarić Osole from Trajna/Krater. Produced by Görkem Özdemir.Music: Ida Hiršenfelder (beepblip), “Voluminous Movement of a Watery Earth” excerpts (2024)  The School of the Feral Grounds‘ third and […]

Newsletter #4

Future DiverCities : Webinars on urban ecology and changemaking Welcome, 2024!  Dear readers, we are excited to start the year by announcing new productions, more capacity building, and knowledge transfer within our communities.  But first, here’s a recap of last year’s productions.  In 2023, we presented the first cycle of webinars developed by Trajna and Innocamp PL in the […]

2nd Partners Meeting

The Future DiverCities project partners gathered for the second time during three creative meeting days in Timisoara. The nine pilots grouped into three clusters: biodiversity, impermanence, and commoning, presented their state-of-the-art and reflected the positive ecological values of urban empty spaces. Thanks to our fantastic host Plai and our wonderful project leader La Friche la […]

Newsletter #3

The summer was fruitful, and the Future DiverCities partners came back with exciting news and engaging activities in their pilot sites. To celebrate our first year since the project’s launch, the audience was invited to a series of events, openings, open calls, and a festival. From June until September, in the mountainous and green area […]

OPEN CALL launched by La Friche and CHRONIQUES

Submission deadline: 19/10/2023 Future DiverCities proposes new cultural and ecological interventions to improve and enhance the ecological value of vacant urban spaces in nine pilot cities. In each city, a local coalition consisting of citizens, artists, local authorities, residents, and potential users began to collectively reflect on the impact of the project and its development. […]

What’s new in September?

The summer was fruitful, and the Future DiverCities partners are back with exciting news and engaging activities. To celebrate our first year since the project’s launch, this September we invite you to a series of events, openings, and a festival.   “This year, I have thought of ANTI as a kind of urban activist, which […]

The content of the first webinars is available

If you have missed our first webinars presented by Trajna and Innocamp PL, visit our Resources page and find the suggested material (videos, presentations, reading lists, exercises, portfolios).

Newsletter #2 – Subscriptions open: free cycles of webinars

Click here to subscribe! Future DiverCities not only support the sparking of new cultural initiatives in eight cities across Europe. It also offers two series of training and knowledge sharing programmes, to build new capacities on innovative approaches for tackling the theme of temporary artistic uses, urban and territorial regeneration.  The relevant knowledge is transferred […]

Newsletter #1 – Launching of Future DiverCities Project

On the 4th and 5th of October, Future DiverCities, a four-year project funded by the European Commission (Creative Europe), was kicked off in Florence. Hosted by the Italian partner LAMA Impresa Sociale, 13 European organisations met in Manifattura Tabacchi, an old tobacco factory and one of the most important examples at an international level of […]