We Traders are citizens creating viable alternatives to an economy in crisis, becoming co-producers of goods. The project We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City connects initiatives by artists, designers, activists and citizens living in Lisbon, Madrid, Toulouse, Turin and Berlin with the aim of exchanging experiences. Join one of the interactive forums, workshops and exhibitions occurring until Novembre 2014.
What if we opened the mail box and found the handwritten story of a person living in our same city? Started in San Francisco (USA), the project fights against stigmatization of outskirts and margilization of communities using the power of surprise, spreading positive images and creating random friendships.
In September a train will travel from the New York island to California activating the cultural landscape with site-specific interventions and making connections among artists, musicians and creative pioneers. It’s an idea by Doug Aitken.