London CLT

London CLT

London CLT is London’s first Community Land Trust established in the former psychiatric hospital of St Clements, in the Mile End area. The CLT provides affordable housing, allowing long-term residents who would be priced out to stay in the area, countering the...
Barcelona consortium meeting

Barcelona consortium meeting

On 28-29 November, OpenHeritage consortium members will meet in Barcelona. The meeting’s venue, the Fábrica de Creación is located in an old industrial complex built in the 1910s, and converted in 2008 for cultural and artistic uses....
Sargfabrik

Sargfabrik

The Sargfabrik, a transformed former coffin factory has been one of the most important adaptive reuse projects with an innovative housing aim. It’s a combined co-housing and social housing project, which was realized following a strong citizen-led campaign with the...
Cascina Roccafranca

Cascina Roccafranca

Cascina Roccafranca is a public social and cultural centre operating in a large former farm house and its courtyard on the periphery of Turin. Cascina Foundation offers a unique model of managing a public facility in cooperation with numerous citizen groups, NGOs and...
Fargfabriken

Fargfabriken

Fargfabriken is a contemporary cultural laboratory, exhibition space and event centre in a 1889 industrial building. Founded in 1995, the centre is run by a foundation that brings together the Swedish Association of Architects and private construction companies....