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BGL Team

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The New York BGL Team will design public programs, experiments, and an installation exploring how the interventions and innovations that decentralize, decelerate, localize, and democratize New Yorkers can reinvent urbanity, creating a more adaptable and sustainable version of comfort.


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Omar Freilla (Environmental Justice Activist, Cooperative Developer, and Founder and Coordinator of Green Worker Cooperatives, Bronx, New York, USA)

Charles Montgomery (Journalist and Urban Experimentalist, Vancouver, Canada)

Olatunbosun Obayomi (Microbiologist and Inventor, Lagos, Nigeria)

Elma van Boxel and Kristian Koreman (Architects and Urbanists, Founders of ZUS [Zones Urbaines Sensibles], Rotterdam, Netherlands)

BGL Team members will work closely with collaborators such as MIT’s AgeLab; Latin Lab, School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation, Columbia University New York, New York; Poiesis Fellowship, Institute for Public Knowledge, New York University; and THNK, the Amsterdam School of Creative Leadership. These local and international collaborators will share their expertise and contribute their knowledge to enrich the ideas and proposals of the BGL Team.



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