Rotterdamse Dakendagen.

Don’t you think that urban rooftops are totally underused spaces and could be transformed into exciting poles to reimagine the city? We have been thinking about the potential of rooftops for a long time now and finally we are part of a European family for rooftops !!! Last week we were happy to participate and…

PS:MiNi

Urban Gorillas was funded by Tandem Europe program during a year to explore innovative approaches to culture with the Milanese partner Non Riservato. UG and NR have created PS:MiNi Network, to broaden and strengthen expertise with regards to public space (PS) innovation. PS:MiNi (Public Space: Milano-Nicosia) explored the idea of “virtual residencies” inconnection to local…

Book Launch “ Green Urban Lab”

This publication draws on analytical literature, the latest data on public spaces in Cyprus and the valuable inputs of a team of researchers, architects, designers, urban planners and city enthusiasts. The research that led to this book is the result of the Green Urban Lab project that took place in 2014-2015 and that was made…

I am Where you are : Where am I?

Urban Gorillas participated at the DACC and the Triennial Degree Program that offers its students an intensive teaching formula called “A week with …“. These workshops are aimed at learning the architectural project not so much through a design experience, such as the summer workshops, but through an intense dialogue developed over a week between…

Pame Kaimakli: Adopt an Artist

Urban Gorillas in collaboration with the Kaimakli residents have co-organized Pame Kaimakli festival, 2018 edition, with the theme “Adopt an Artist”. Old Kaimakli became an open gallery, and a hub of creative and social actions. Residents of Kaimakli hosted the works of local and international artists, “adopting an artist” and co-curating exhibitions, installations, and happenings…