Exploring Largo Residências

Exploring Largo Residências

The third Observatory Case of Open Heritage is Largo Residências. A cooperative-run hotel, hostel and community venue, Largo has been an important platform for discussions of the future of the Intendente neighbourhood. Now under massive pressure from real estate...
Building the heritage community

Building the heritage community

Making the most of the spring weather, the OpenHeritage team from the Central European University organised one of its first events at the Pomáz-Nagykovácsi heritage site on 19 March 2019. The event was aimed to involve both locals and professionals, realising the...
Halele Carol visit

Halele Carol visit

In the last week of February Joep de Roo and Alina Tomescu and Karim van Knippenberg went to Bucharest, Romania to start their fieldwork for the Observatory Case ‘Halele Carol’, a former factory now used as a cultural/entrepreneurial hub...
Heritage from the bottom-up

Heritage from the bottom-up

We joined forces with ELTE, partners of the REACH project to explore the notion of community-led heritage regeneration. OH! will work together with REACH on sharing finding and experiences as well as on building a network of researchers and practitioners of heritage...
Bratislava site visit

Bratislava site visit

Teaming up with filmmaker Yilmaz Vurucu, we visited the Bratislava Obervatory Case, the Stara Trznica (Old Market Hall). Besides shooting videos about the building and its daily use, we also spoke with a variety of initiative’s protagonists....
Hamburg’s Patriotic Society

Hamburg’s Patriotic Society

Presentation at Hamburg’s Patriotischen Gesellschaft von 1765 Invited by Hamburg’s Patriotic Society, an organisation that works on heritage preservation, we presented OpenHeritage and the tools and policies against speculation and gentrification that we will explore...