Reuse through temporary functions at Halele Carol in Bucharest

Reuse through temporary functions at Halele Carol in Bucharest

Halele Carol is the name of an adaptive reuse project in Bucharest, Romania which took place between 2013 and 2015. The project approached the historic buildings located on the site of the factory Hesper S.A – one of the last active factories in the Bucharest with a...
The slow transformation of Navy Yard Amsterdam

The slow transformation of Navy Yard Amsterdam

The Navy Yard is a fourteen hectare site in the centre of Amsterdam which used to be owned entirely by the Ministry of Defence. Back in the 17th century, the Navy Yard was renowned as one of the main innovation districts in Europe, as it was at the forefront of naval...
Towards Open Heritage. The Scugnizzo Liberato in Naples

Towards Open Heritage. The Scugnizzo Liberato in Naples

Scugnizzo Liberato of Naples, Italy is one of the bottom-up experiments in heritage re-use and community building, supported by the municipality of Naples as part of a wider strategy of heritage enhancement leveraged on commons and civic engagement. Located in an...
PRAGA LAB: kick-off

PRAGA LAB: kick-off

PRAGA LAB invited partners, friends and the heritage community for the Lab kick-off meeting in Museum of Praga. It was the first occasion the team presented the main ideas of Praga Lab to the general public. In addition, it was also the inauguration of the cooperation...
Site visit: abandoned mine in Beringen, Belgium

Site visit: abandoned mine in Beringen, Belgium

Abandoned mining site in Beringen, Belgium. Gent University planning students @ugentmasrp went on a site visit to the former mining region of Flanders, the Netherlands and Germany – now OpenHeritage’s Observatory Case “GrünMetropol”, to study...