Temporary Use can be an efficient tool for municipalities to redevelop abandoned, hard to develop areas and revitalize run down neighbourhoods. Hlubina, a huge abandoned coal mining and iron production industrial site in Ostrava (Czech Republic), a valuable industrial heritage site right next to the city centre, was standing empty for years while the ownerContinue reading Temporary Use for maintaining and revitalizing degraded streets and neighbourhoods
Looking for answers to some existential questions during the Cooltour site visit at our Transnational Meeting in Ostrava.
During our Transnational Meeting in Ostrava, Czechia, we meet with Marta Pilarova, founding member and director of Provoz Hlubina.
REFILL partners meet in Ostrava with Marek Pokorný, director of PLATO, a platform for contemporary art.Continue reading PLATO – the gift of a temporary place