As part of the project U-ZN lead by L’Usine, U.E.C.A (Union of the self-managed cultural spaces) and ARTfactories/Autre(s)pARTs worked together on setting days of discussion about the place of the culture in the urban planning.
It is a great honor for us to welcome you to this time of sharing and dicussion about culture, gentrification and urban segregation in Europe. The meeting will take place in L’usine in Geneva the 28th and 29th of september 2011.
WENESDAY 28th SEPTEMBER
13h Welcome of the participants
14h Introduction : Gentrification, a European problem ?
16h Workshops :
- "Cultural fallow areas" and gentrification : the role of the artists
- People participation in the town-planning projects
18h30 Aperitif - Video projections
THURSDAY 29th SEPTEMBER
9h30 Welcome of the participants
10h Workshops :
- Wich urban strategy of gentrification ?
- The alternatives ? How to fight against this phenomenon ?
14h Plenary discussion
18h Public debate
(Important : all the discussion will be in french)