Sharyn Sassen shares placemaking expertise and learnings in Paris at the 11th World Convergences Forum.
Improving public spaces in African cities requires smarter, more complex thinking and actions. Here are 10 ways to get started.
Sharyn Sassen reflects on how placemaking in the Bellville CBD could be informed by the diverse communities that embrace the area.
Read our research on how cultural groups and communities can be included in the placemaking of the Bellville CBD.
What is the future of Church Square? Read the Future Cape Town report, using 11 criteria to evaluate the space and make recommendations to reimagine and redesign the public space into the future.
Rashiq Fataar, founder and director of Future Cape Town and Our Future Cities will present a talk at the 6th edition of the Municipal Arts Society (MAS) Summit in New York City.
Future Cape Town and Blok are proud to announce Parklet design competition winner, Jaun Van Wyk.
In Cape Town, markets have grown in popularity in a very short time. From the days of the old car boot sale at Milnerton, to weekly food markets at municipal halls; we’ve now progressed to see a wide variety of different markets. But how can more markets bring Capetonians together as part of their everyday life, and is it something they wish to have?
The human scale questions our assumptions about modernity, exploring what happens when we put people into the center of our equations.
The National Association of City Transportation Officials’ Urban Street Design Guide marks a big step forward in advancing a people-oriented approach to transport policies.