Grey, rough, inhuman: Brutalist architecture has a bad reputation. But that is currently changing. Fact is that the concrete monsters that arose from the 1950’s through the 1970’s can also be described in other ways: as engrossing, immediate and bold. [more …]
What do we share with the other residents of our city? A space, certainly, but beyond that? Values? Beliefs? Principles? These are the types of questions that the play by Rimini Protokoll tries to answer, opening up the stage to 100 Montreal residents of all backgrounds. [more …]
This summer, a collectively-built mountain, Mont Réel, will emerge in Montréal, providing a gathering place for the surrounding communities and an in-situ laboratory to experiment with urban (bio)diversity.