URBAN EXPLORATIONS – Featured Artists Archives – CITIES Foundation

A showcase of artists who work with the themes
of cities and the urban landscape

Precious Plastic: Dave Hakkens’ Localized Take On Plastic Reprocessing

Featured Artist

Plastic is precious, yet wasted abundantly. Dave Hakkens fills in where the big players cannot, offering innovative designs to bring small scale plastic recycling and processing into new materials to your own neighborhood.
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Florie Salnot: Empowerment Through Design

Featured Artist

Designer and researcher Florie Salnot integrates empathetic research, inclusive design and waste reuse to co-create solutions that empower women and better people’s lives.
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NEWASTE: Innovators Who Don’t Re-Cycle, They PRE-Cycle

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Newaste overcomes energy expenditure and material degradation caught up in re-cycling processes by putting potentially wasted materials to good, sustained use. They call it PRE-cycling. Click to learn more here.
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Cozying Up With Waste: Gregg Segal

Featured Artist

Numbers and statistics only go so far. Gregg Segal gives waste new meaning through novel photography: capturing images of people lying in 7 days of their own waste.
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Logan Hicks

Featured Artist

Logan Hicks is a stencil artist who has rocketed to the top ranks of his field with his borderline obsessive approach to creating stencils.
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enablingsuburbs

Featured Artist

Enabling Suburbs is a project developed by Linda Carroli, John Armstrong, Jason Haigh and Chiara Camponeschi.
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LU XINJIAN

Featured Artist

Beautiful graphical interpretations of "City DNA's" by Chinese artist Lu Xinjian.
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Etienne de France

Featured Artist

Etienne de France works with a wide variety of media and focuses on themes related to science, experimental architecture and story-telling.
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Philippe van Wolputte

Featured Artist

T.P.E.S.’s are four site-specific interventions that have occured in vacant, disused spaces in Belgium and the Netherlands over the past three years.
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