Pop-Up Projects

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.
Apr 25, 2013   Pop-Up City
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.
Aug 21, 2012   Toronto Star
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?"
May 12, 2012   Art Info
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.
Jan 27, 2012   Fast Company Co.Exist
Small-scale, temporary interventions in urban space have brought the concept of "pop-up" projects into the civic space of cities.
Jul 26, 2011   The Globe and Mail