Award Shortlist 2016
elcasc is an urban festival that aims to investigate and transform the social and urban fabric, delivering a series of low-cost architectural, artistic and socio-cultural interventions that relate to the urban renewal process.
elCASC | Villena, Spain
Host an Artist is an online exchange platform that gives property owners the opportunity to share their space with artists. Artists will offer a work of art to create a unique link between themselves and their hosts.
hostanartist | Paris, France
Art to be touched at Prado Museum. Endorsed by ONCE, the oldest blind people organization in the world, Didú proposes a new dimension of the image that opens the doors of the art world for the blind.
Touching the Prado | Zamudio, Spain
World Wide Dream Web is a social network for dream sharing that creates interactive Dream Maps. What do our cities dream about when the sun sets? What is that universal planetary language we all share?
World Wide Dream Web | Tbilisi, Georgia
ROC21 is an approach to designing life in refugee shelters, based on experiences from the open source movement. The goal is to transfer our social tools to inhabitants and share the learnings accross Europe.
ROC21 - Refugee Open Cities | Berlin, Germany
9 young Basques reflect on, get to know and recognize the violent past of the Basque Country, they interview citizens and the interviews are then used to construct the memory of the conflict through the testimonies which are posted in the web and the documentary showing the experience.
Oroimena Bizigune | Bilbao, Spain
The Internet of Clothes is a wardrobe where each garment is digitally tagged to know if it has been worn. Clothes Tweet their owner asking to be worn. If a garment is ignored it will automatically contact a charity to be collected.
The Internet of Clothes | Birmingham, UK
AuLAB is a methodological innovation experience grounded in project-based work and competence-based programmes which is developed in four lines of work: design and digital fabrication, experimental television, creative programming, and art and science.
AuLAB | Gijón, Asturias, Spain
IC is about developing the best online researching tool concerning informal knowledge, citizen agreements and non-directed urban processes. What we do is taxonomize intelligent urban solutions, upload and share them, take feedbacks and organize actions with local agents to prototype architectures.
Inteligencias Colectivas | Madrid, Spain
Dortmund 2014/15: 1 year, 7 artists, 500 participants and 100.000 “Chances”. It is an experiment in art and society, introducing a creative currency as innovative tool for sustainable urban development, supporting participation, community service and social creativity.
PUBLIC RESIDENCE: DIE CHANCE | Dortmund, Germany
Makerversity is Europe's most exciting community of pioneering startups with campuses in the heart of London and Amsterdam.
Makerversity | Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Julie's Bicycle was set up to inspire action on climate change. In the context of the Paris Agreement and a limit of 1.5 degrees of warming our focus is on the public positioning of climate change and the environment by bringing the full force of the creative community to accelerate change.
Julie's Bicycle / Sustaining Creativity | London, UK