LIVING IN COMMUNITY IN TIME OF LOCKDOWN: VALLDAURA LABS, EDUCATION AND SELF-SUFFICIENCY

During the lockdown, Valldaura acts simultaneously as a place of residence and research for international students. The students work during these days in the development of their final presentations, as well as in tasks related to food production, collaboration with the entities of Barcelona or the printing of sanitary protection material. This forced isolation has…

The Mass Distribution of (almost) everything

Fab City: The Mass Distribution of (almost) Everything

The rapid urbanisation process of the last century has been possible thanks to the industrial revolution and the assembly line, which allowed for the rapid reproduction and replication of infrastructure, products and urban morphologies around the world. Cities of today reflect the standardization and linear economy in how urban dynamics operate: they consume most of…