Hostile design is an intentional design strategy that targets people who use or rely on public space the most - like people who are homeless and youth - by restricting behaviours. Portal de Palma in Barrio de Palma is a community participatory project led by Colectivo Warehouse : upside-down stools to rediscover the history of the neighbourhood. Assembled in about 7 hourse, crates cover 14sqm building surface and can be easily built everywhere even by amateurs. Here you can see it beautifully built at S ingapore Urban Design Festival. Public space becomes a tangible matter that enters buildings.
Rebekah. Age: 29.
Privately owned public open spaces: located on rooftops, entrances, halls, rooms, they can be found all around the city centre, hosted in big companies and banks.
Sara. Age: 30.
See, that’s what the app is perfect for.
Here you can see it beautifully built at S ingapore Urban Design Festival. People can go and eat their own food, study, have meetings, watch a movie, work, hang out. What happened to picnic tables in public spaces? Public space becomes a tangible matter that enters buildings. When the space is limited, the necessary is defended. Buenos Aires, Tavares Bastos Favela.