Network researcher Peter Chambers of Deakin University (with Thomas Andrews, Melbourne University) has published an article on #boulietacks and the urban politics of cycling in Melbourne – click on the links to discover more… #boulietacks Carpet tacks and mobile interfaces in… Read More
Network researcher James Petty, on punitive proposals for the homeless in Melbourne
Ban on sleeping rough does nothing to fix the problems of homelessness James Petty, University of Melbourne Melbourne Lord Mayor Robert Doyle has announced a plan to ban sleeping rough in the city. Doyle did so last week… Read More
On the life and death of buildings, and the moments in betweeen….
Buildings can live long and varied lives, and as network researcher Jane Jacobs has written (with Stephen Cairns), ‘buildings must die’. But what of the moments between their creation and their demise? Given that urban environments, and… Read More
Some thoughts on commodification and street art….
As a major exhibition of works by famed British street artist Banksy opened in Melbourne, network researcher Alison Young recently published this piece in The Conversation on issues relating to the commodification of street art. Commodifying Banksy Alison Young, Read More