Local Legends brings together different points of view on place-making. As the series progresses, we'll pause to take a step back, scanning for patterns and drawing out principles to share and apply to other places. Sign up to our mailing list to be kept up to date, or leave a comment at the end of each interview to add to the conversation.
PeopleRosanna VitielloMaking, Placemaking, MakerCulture, Brighton, Community21, Blockbuilders, Community, Engagement, UniversityofBrighton
'Placemaking is a pervasive term in planning. In many respects, our Place Making is about making with a capital M.'
Designers and researchers Nick Gant and Joe Palmer on community-led planning and the engaging power of creative making
PeopleRosanna VitielloIstanbul, Music, Sound, placemaking, public space, Turkey, Can Altay, Public ArtComment
'We’re creating a studio for the sounds and voices of the city. Setting a setting where people can gather and record.'
Artist Can Altay on music, memory and imagined futures at Istanbul’s mythical İMÇ building