26 Jul 2011 | Will Foster

Gilles Clément – A brief introduction

‘The role of humans in the environment is to understand how it functions, and to promote its continued functioning. ...

26 Jul 2011 | Will Foster

Lara Almarcegui - A brief introduction

“I want to question urban planning through the study of places which ascape a fixed definition of city or of...

26 Jul 2011 | Will Foster - Berlin, Germany

Field recordings - Berlin

Today we made several more field recordings of the wasteland site, now working with better equipment it was possible to...

22 Jul 2011 | Will Foster - Berlin, Germany

Sunset recording - Berlin

http://soundcloud.com/berlin-wasteland/audiowalk-berlin-110721 ...

22 Jul 2011 | David Bell - Nottingham, England

Where the crow passes over...

In working out the crow hours (our chosen measurement of distance for the signpost) between our Wasteland and the other...

22 Jul 2011 | Rebecca Beinart - Nottingham, England

As the crow flies

Nottingham was the first stop for the Sign Prototype - a method by correspondence. All distances are marked in cr...

22 Jul 2011 | Rebecca Beinart - Nottingham, England

Sunset recording

We recorded five minutes of audio at sunset last night. Here's a short extract. [jwplayer mediaid="895"] To hear...

20 Jul 2011 | Justin Carter - Glasgow, Scotland

Wildflower in Glasgow

Does it make sense to reply to myself? Perhaps..(maybe this is the process of reflection) Anyway, I made an effort to...

20 Jul 2011 | 1.Shanthiroad - Bangalore, India

Concrete Dreams-a photo essay by Cop Shiva

Concrete dreams 0n wasteland site Bangalore, a city of migrants, has been growing vertically with concrete structures...

19 Jul 2011 | Justin Carter - Glasgow, Scotland

Welcome

Because these sites are fenced off there is an inevitable feeling of anxiety linked to 'trespassing'. To counteract this...

18 Jul 2011 | Will Foster - Berlin, Germany

A map is not the territory.

'We say the map is different from the territory. But what is the territory? Operationally, somebody went out with a...

17 Jul 2011 | Will Foster - Berlin, Germany

Picked Litter to make a Litter Picker

  Litter picker made from found materials on the wasteland.    

15 Jul 2011 | Justin Carter - Glasgow, Scotland

Glasgow in Bloom

Allan Giddy (from Sydney) visited me in Glasgow on his way from Ireland where he recently had a show. We made a visit to...

06 Jul 2011 | Will Foster

Wasteland ecology Reading list

Cities and natural process, By Michael Hough Biopolis: Patrick Geddes and the City of Life. By Volker M. Welter,...

25 Jun 2011 | David Bell - Nottingham, England

Weeds, Rhizomes and Cracks...

Rebecca's reflections on our visit to our wasteland site in Nottingham put me in mind of cracks and weeds: of spaes of...