Democracy in the city – workshop, 16.12.2012


December 16, 2012, 12-18:00

location: Spălătorie Theatre

M. Eminescu street, no 72, Chisinau

Oberliht Association invites everybody to take part in our workshop DEMOCRACY IN THE CITY on the 16th of December 2012. A workshop that explores the definitions of public space, alternative ways for using it and to learn more about the city we live in. You will be invited to read few texts and watch one interview based on which we will initiate a discussion about Chisinau.

During the workshop you will have to conceive new messages according to the proposed topic and learn new techniques for paper modeling – origami together with the participants of the youth exchange project “The Tower of Babel“, and develop new tools of communication, which will help us to engage the inhabitants in an interactive way.

Program for December 16, 2012, 12 am – 6 pm:

– During the workshop we will watch the following documented speech by Enrique PEÑALOSA, former mayor of Bogotá: [EN] (you are encouraged to watch it even before the workshop)

– It will be followed by a discussion about democracy in the city

– Later we will conceive new messages and learn paper techniques for creating origami

– The workshop will finalize with a discussion about how to promote our message to a broader audience.

If you would like to participate send an email to with your contact details. We ask all participants to read the following text before attending the workshop: [RO] [RU][EN]

Participation in the workshop is free of charge

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