EME3 IS A THINK TANK THAT SERVES AS A WORLDWIDE CONNECTING NODE TO DISCOVER, UNDERSTAND AND SHARE NEW WAYS OF ARCHITECTURE AND URBANISM STRONGLY RELATED TO THE REALITY OF CONTEMPORARY SOCIETIES.
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EME3_2015 Barcelona
22-25 October 2015
Yearly archive 2013
AARHUS SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE | INHAB > REHAB > DEHAB | EME3_2013

AARHUS SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE | INHAB > REHAB > DEHAB | EME3_2013

By rethinking topics: The old train freight yard in Aarhus, Godsbanen, is being turned into a centre for innovative art and cultural production. Within this framework, we got permission from the city council to use the “empty” site next to the workshop building to work. We also set up an agreement with “Egernsund Tegl” brick...
INAUGURAL SESSION : ZUS + PAISAJE TRANSVERSAL + VIC | EME3_2013

INAUGURAL SESSION : ZUS + PAISAJE TRANSVERSAL + VIC | EME3_2013

Wednesday 26th of June at 19h30 launching of eme3_2013 at Fabra i Coats – Fabrica de la Creació (Barcelona) with the inaugural session, where ZUS [Zones Urbaines Sensibles], Paisaje Transversal and [VIC] Vivero de Iniciativas Ciudadanas will present us their vision of the topic of this new Edition : TOPIAS : utopias becoming real. The...
ANONIMA | C.A.R. C.OOPERATIVA DE A.UTOGESTIÓN Y R.ECUPERACIÓN DEL ESPACIO PÚBLICO EN U.NIDADES H.ABITACIONALES | EME3_2013

ANONIMA | C.A.R. C.OOPERATIVA DE A.UTOGESTIÓN Y R.ECUPERACIÓN DEL ESPACIO PÚBLICO EN U.NIDADES H.ABITACIONALES | EME3_2013

C.A.R. C.ooperativa de A.utogestión y R.ecuperación del Espacio Público en U.nidades H.abitacionales ¿How to self-manage 12 m² or 30 m3? As a result of insecurity in Mexico City, in this neighborhood like in many others, the neighbors decide to keep their cars in a cage to avoid damages or being assaulted. parking spaces become overcrowded...
ALMUDENA CANO PIÑEIRO | URBAN STRATEGIES TO REGENERATE INDIAN PUBLIC SPACE -A CASE STUDY OF POLS IN AHMEDABAD- | EME3_2013

ALMUDENA CANO PIÑEIRO | URBAN STRATEGIES TO REGENERATE INDIAN PUBLIC SPACE -A CASE STUDY OF POLS IN AHMEDABAD- | EME3_2013

This project explores potential methodologies for urban interventions in historic city centers. The traditional fabric of those areas is currently facing the effects of external forces resulting from rapid development and intense socio-economic pressure. In contrast to renewal programs that ignore existing architectural and cultural heritage, this project proposes a number of innovative strategies for...
LIVING DEVICES LAB + JAN WESTERINK | PLANTING SEEDS OF LATENT LANDSCAPES | EME3_2013

LIVING DEVICES LAB + JAN WESTERINK | PLANTING SEEDS OF LATENT LANDSCAPES | EME3_2013

In a fluvial context fully exploited by urban growth, intensive agriculture, and industrialization, our U- TOPIA project introduces affordable solutions to reverse this trend by saving and growing endangered plants. For a long time these small organisms have had the ability to shape territories by spontaneously generating large-scale natural habitats. However, today they would barely...
ELENA FARINI + ALUMNOS ARQUITECTURA UFV | FROM THE CLASSROOM TO THE STREET: CO-EXISTENCES | EME3_2013

ELENA FARINI + ALUMNOS ARQUITECTURA UFV | FROM THE CLASSROOM TO THE STREET: CO-EXISTENCES | EME3_2013

“TOMORROW AND TOMORROW CO. existences” is the realization of a participatory project of students, teachers, neighbourhood associations and politicians on social and urban issues of the new neighbourhood located north Sanchinarro in the city of Madrid. The argument is the issue of co-existence and its many transformations over time. Coexistence is understood as the simultaneous...
CADELASVERDES | SPANISH DREAM | EME3_2013

CADELASVERDES | SPANISH DREAM | EME3_2013

Spanish Dream is an architectural and photographic art project by the collective Cadelasverdes. The three architects that make up this group offer a critique of the architectural world during the economical crisis, in a country that has based much of its growth and development on the real estate industry. Spanish Dream alludes to the American...
ZUS [ZONES URBAINES SENSIBLES ] | EME3_2013

ZUS [ZONES URBAINES SENSIBLES ] | EME3_2013

The current financial crisis has brought the development of the Rotterdam Central District (RCD) to a standstill. What used to be the lively heart of the city has become a run-down office boulevard with a tremendous vacancy rate and an inhospitable ground level dominated by large scale infrastructure. There are ambitious plans for the RCD...
RE-COOPERAR | R-LAB | EME3_2013

RE-COOPERAR | R-LAB | EME3_2013

R-LAB R-lab is a laboratory of architecture that pretends to provide another point of view in the educative models of the architecture schools, invigorating the students to take part in the society which involves them. The intentions of this laboratory are mainly educational with the goal of spreading the social need of the architect. The...
URBANO HUMANO | THINK COMMONS | EME3_2013

URBANO HUMANO | THINK COMMONS | EME3_2013

Think commons is an ambient intelligence network, meaning a network capable of creating situations of learning based upon a collective intelligence and usually thank to the process of lateral exchange. For the moment this project develops in two ways: weekly online streaming sessions and periodic meetings. Every Wednesday at 7.30 PM there is a new...
MAKERLAB | EME3_2013

MAKERLAB | EME3_2013

Adhocracy. Make it your self (Background) People have been disenfranchised from the sense of responsibility towards the public space. Citizens think that the government (and other institutions) should take action when it comes to shape the city. This is a commodity, for which citizens pay (with their taxes). However it is more and more clear...
IMPOSSIBLE LIVING | EME3_2013

IMPOSSIBLE LIVING | EME3_2013

[im]possible living is a crowd-sourced a website dedicated to the re-use of abandoned buildings all over the world. It provides tools and services for people who try to raise, discuss and, potentially, solve the problem represented by the underuse of real estate. Since the beginning of the project in January 2011, the founders’ aim was...