Pop-Up Projects

September 1, 2016, 6am PDT
Tactical urbanism is getting a high-profile test run in Boston.
The Boston Globe
April 25, 2013, 6am PDT
Vivian Doumpa looks at three examples of bottom-up urban interventions completed in Greece, which show that a font of citizen spirit and ingenuity can help overcome the most draconian austerity measures.
Pop-Up City
August 21, 2012, 2pm PDT
The wild success of a "pop-up urban intervention” transforming Toronto's Yonge Street has Christopher Hume and the city's residents excited about the ability of small moves to have a big impact.
Toronto Star
May 12, 2012, 1pm PDT
Kelly Chan explores how temporary architecture is changing our relationship to the built environment, and asks "how permanent is our current fascination for the temporary?"
Art Info
January 27, 2012, 9am PST
Ariel Schwartz writes about Popuphood, a project aiming to dramatically revitalize the Old Oakland neighborhood by offering six months of free rent to five retail establishments on one block.
Fast Company Co.Exist
July 26, 2011, 10am PDT
Small-scale, temporary interventions in urban space have brought the concept of "pop-up" projects into the civic space of cities.
The Globe and Mail