[London 2066, as painted by Zaha Hadid]
Things have been a little quite here on the Kosmograd Newsfeed recently. One of the reasons for this was that I was working on the Team Helsinki submission for the Greater Helsinki Vision 2050 ideas competition.
It was an interesting project to work, both in terms of the subject - reimagining Helsinki in 2050, as well as working collaboratively online, making use of tools such as a blog, Google groups etc.
The Team has a blog at: teamhelsinki.blogspot.com
Some of my posts have looked at urban visions of the future in other cities:
Other posts have explored a range of themes, some of which fed into the final proposal:
As it is an anonymous competition it's not appropriate to discuss our proposal here at the moment. Once the competion results have been announced I'll be able to post more details.