19 Oct '15, 12am

San Francisco's Urban Prototyping Festival Showcases 23 Urban Innovation Projects

San Francisco's Urban Prototyping Festival Showcases 23 Urban Innovation Projects

Urban Prototyping is a global series of festivals designed to explore the impact that participatory art, technology and design can have on the urban experience. Urban Prototyping: San Francisco (UP:SF) re-imagined three-blocks of downtown San Francisco with 23 interactive projects, 60 local and international performers, and 20 panelists. Over 100 artists, makers, students, activists, and entrepreneurs came together to examine the future of our cities and conceive of worthwhile, interesting and affordable ways to recreate public space - from a 10-Mile Garden to a Fruit Fence planter and modular biofilter urinals, read on for a look at some of our favorite projects!

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/san-franciscos-urban-prototyping-fes...

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