Research

A selection of research initiatives for Future Cape Town, and a variety of public and private sector partners and clients.


  • 2017

2012

Your City Idea installation. Cape Town : Future Cape Town.

The use of an installation in public spaces to investigate public participation in relation to urban issues and themes.

2015

Regent Road Parklet, Sea Point. Cape Town : Future Cape Town for Blok.

The contextual research study conducted as input for the application to the City of Cape Town for the installation of a two-car parking bay parklet on Regent Road.

Sea Point Library Square : Placemaking Framework. Cape Town : Future Cape Town for Blok.

The placemaking framework to investigate the forecourt of the  Colin Eglin Sea Point Library, to inform the subsequent design competition and future public-private investments

Thornhill Park, Green Point : Placemaking Framework . Cape Town : Future Cape Town for Blok.

The placemaking framework to investigate the potential of a community park, which informed the design, improvement and future management of the park.

 

2016

Church Square : Empowering Public Life. Cape Town : Future Cape Town for Urban Lime.

A pre-design study aimed at enriching their understanding of the Church Square precinct.

Bellville CBD : Culture and Public Life. Cape Town: Future Cape Town for Greater Tygerberg Partnership.

A study of the social and cultural identities, realities and opportunities active within the Bellville CBD precinct.

The Future of Public Space. Cape Town: Our Future Cities.