Project Description

Playful City Jam is the title of one-day workshop held on the 7th October 2014 at EAFIT University, Medellín, Colombia, within the “Design & Emotion 2014” International Conference. One of the workshop’s aims was to test and evaluate the effectiveness of using Design Jams to engage urban communities, local organizations and designers to co-produce solutions to urban sustainability and community development. The Jam was organized by Tang Tang, School of Design – University of Leeds, Valentina Vezzani and Fabrizio Pierandrei from PACO. It represents the first one of a series of Playful City Jams, as part of an ongoing research based on the collaboration between School of Design, University of Leeds and PACO. http://playful-city-jam.tumblr.com

Project team: Valentina Vezzani, Fabrizio Pierandrei

Medellín, Colombia / October 2014

With School of Design – University of Leeds