After the success of the previous 3 editions (held in Kerkrade), in collaboration with governmental & Education partners, The Smart Urban Redesign Research Centre (SURD) in Zuyd University lead by Prof. Dr. Nurhan Abujidi is organising the 4th edition of the design workshop on revitalization of public space in the city of Maatricht.
Building upon experiences and insights from the previous workshops, we will be developing new concepts and designs for the 2 locations through participatory approach. We will be investigating together the role and meaning of the so called “public” spaces, how they can be a catalyst for future cycles that promote social cohesion, healthy lifestyle and well-being. * ELIGIBILITY& REQUIREMENTS B.A. and M.A.Students from national and international universities from the following disciplines: Built Environment , Architecture, Urban Studies, Urban Design/Planning, Facility Management, Social work, Health/care, Arts. Good spoken English is required. * APPLICATIONS Applicants are required to submit a presentation letter (500words maximum) and a portfolio of selected works in urban design and planning. Applications must pervene via mail by August the 2nd, 2019 to the following addresses