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Retrofitting university learning spaces

Clip outlining some of the findings from "Retrofitting university learning spaces" Australian Learning & Teaching Council project.

Game designer Holly Gramazio helped create "Scotch Hoppers" for Glasgow in 2014. With some polka dots and festive accoutrements, these streets reach people's inner-child, inviting them to come out and play! #Placemaking #LQC #StreetsAsPlaces #Paint

Game designer Holly Gramazio explains how she helped create Scotch Hoppers for Glasgow still love to play on the street – but sometimes it takes careful design to get them started, as we found out while creating Scotch Hoppers for the Glasgow 2014 Games.

Idea-bombing is a fast, cheap, and efficient way to crowdsource thoughts from the community on local Placemaking possibilities. The blackboard here comes from a brainstorming event in Sydney, Australia. #Placemaking #LQC #IdeaBombing

Idea-bombing is a fast, cheap, and efficient way to crowdsource thoughts from the community on local Placemaking possibilities. The blackboard here comes from a brainstorming event in Sydney, Australia.

In Brunswick, Australia, a pop-up park became the catalyst for the creation of a permanent public space fit with grass, trees, seating, and a climbing wall. Clearly, #LQC interventions are a great tool for building momentum around a project of #Placemaking and turning public space dreams into a reality.

All LQC projects can have an impact, no matter how big or small. Not only do they bring life to communities and encourage social engagement, but they also play a major role in animating our cities by making them less homogenous places to be.

A street artist called GREEN is reinventing graffiti by substituting spray paint with moss!   This creative approach adds character to buildings walls and supplies some much needed urban greenery. #LQC #StreetAsPlaces #Placemaking #StreetArt

A street artist called GREEN is reinventing graffiti by substituting spray paint with moss! This creative approach adds character to buildings walls and supplies some much needed urban greenery.