Update: This topic was granted ‚Solution’. It shares (1) a link to a big open collection of city hacks you can use right away to reinvent your city circular. And (2) it contains a simple and easy to follow guide for circular street art.
T H E - C I T Y - I S - O P E N - S O U R C E
The City Is Open Source is a project that investigates hacking as a method to make our cities open and circular!
The goal is to find short-cuts to the circular city and make it possible to experience it right now. The project started as a street art project but goes now beyond that. It shares on its website a lot of hacks everyone can reproduce locally. If you know more hacks pls. share them with the project or below in the comments.
To Inform Transformative City Hacking
A full scenario (20min read) for the Open Source Circular City. The goal of the illustrated text is to inspire creative city hacking for the circular city in cities worldwide. The scenario contains a lot of ideas for hacks to do right away. But it also wants to inspire people to come up with their own hacks. There is plenty of room for this in it.
2 Small Guide
To 'Circular Street Art' (a Start)
Make it easy to dismantle:
Sign advertises for "Repair"
Make it about a home for nature:
Make it about teaching about nature and ecosystems:
Make it about giving nature "a voice":
This is under an election poster and says: “I would vote for green”
Make it about post fossil cities:
Make it about reuse:
Found in Kreuzberg Berlin
And about sharing:
Screws better than glues!
Give people reasons to meet on the street. (Social relations can help to save resources.):
And growing food in the city is a good idea too:
. + + + Let’s find out more! For example here
Images via “The City Is Open Source”