10 Mar

Urban acupuncture new experiences and some lessons for cities

Urban acupuncture is a concept widely applied by the architect and urban planner Jaime Lerner, author of the book “ Acupuntura Urbana”(Urban Acupuncture). Inspired on Lerner studies, the team composed of Carolina Mira, Juliana Quadros, Letícia Abrantes, Tainá Seabra, Thaís Letícia Silva and Ygor Simões, conducted by  Doctor Jodival Maurício da Costa, professor of Urban and Regional Planning discipline in  Architecture and Urbanism Faculty at the Federal University of Amapá, they developed together this short movie in partnership with the production company I9 in order to identify urban acupuncture points in the city of Macapá, capital of the state of Amapá. Several activities and locations were found and two of them were explore throughout the work: CEU das Artes and Batalha de Rap.

Urban acupuncture: click on the photo to see the video

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