The catalogue for the exhibition includes essays by international experts and case studies from architecture, sociology, art and urbanism for the redefinition of public spaces, such as Tempelhofer Feld in Berlin, Trafalgar Square in London, Campo de Cebada in Madrid and Brooklyn Bridge Park in New York. Artistic interventions in public spaces will also be shown, as well as the findings of an international workshop and 3D tools for public participation.

Texts by Frauke Burgdorff, Ricky Burdett, Susan Chin, Barbara Hoidn, Andrew Keen, Regula Lüscher, Florian Matzner, Jeanine Meerapfel, Cristiane Muniz, Cordelia Polinna, Alvaro Puntoni, Julio Cesar Perez, Bernhard Schneider, Renata Stih, Reinaldo Uriarte, Michael Van Valkenburgh, Fernando Viégas, Jörn Walter, Wilfried Wang, Blanca Zuñiga.


DEMO:POLIS – The Right to Public Space

Barbara Hoidn (ed.)

Park Books, Zürich / The University of Texas at Austin, School of Architecture 2016
288 pages, 500 illustrations
ISBN 978-3-03860-005-3 (English edition)
€ 48