Étiqueté : valorisation

Seminar: Global Garbage: Excess, Waste, and Abandonment in the Contemporary City

Amsterdam School for Cultural Analysis Spuistraat 210, 1012 VT Amsterdam, The Netherlands If you want to participate, please contact  c.p.lindner@uva.nl The theme of the 2013-2014 ASCA Cities Seminar is “global garbage”. We are interested in exploring the many ways in which garbage – in its diverse forms...

Garbage Dreams, Directed by Mai Iskander

Filmed over four years, Garbage Dreams follows three teenage boys – Adham, a bright precocious 17-year-old; Osama, a charming impish 16-year-old; Nabil, a shy artistic 18-year-old – born into the trash trade and growing up in the world’s largest garbage village, a ghetto located on the outskirts...

The recyclergy: : 33 minutes of garbage

For decades the San Francisco Bay Area has been a hub for the recycling movement. Even the garbage companies have a long history of recycling practices. After the first Earth Day celebration in 1970, community, non-profit recycling centers appeared in schools, garages, and neighborhood centers-with the goal...

Scraphouse: San Francisco, Director Anna Fitch

ScrapHouse was a temporary demonstration home, built entirely of salvaged material on Civic Center Plaza adjacent to San Francisco City Hall. Challenge 1: Design Rethinking a standard single-family home floor plan, the ScrapHouse Design Team generated an elegant design solution, inspired by the abundance of scrap material....

Journée d’étude « Mise en valeur des déchets: processus et enjeux », à Tours le 6 février 2012

  Deuxième journée d’étude internationale organisée par Claudia Cirelli et Bénédicte Florin SOCIÉTÉS URBAINES ET DÉCHETS Axe transversal CoST/EMAM – CITERES Mise en valeur des déchets : processus et enjeux Maison des Sciences de l’Homme de Tours Lundi 6 février 2012 9h00 : café d’accueil 9h30 :...