Reinventing a city, one letter at a time @thisbigcity #Genoa

The intention of AZ Genova was to respond to the context of a city facing a crisis by using minimal resources and a do-it-yourself attitude. Each letter of the alphabet was used to represent a theme affecting the city, and within each of these an ephemeral interaction was set-up. These momentary experiences were intended to urge a rethink on the theme that they tackled. Creating this in a city in crisis-hit Italy that is trapped between a sense of nostalgia for the past and desperation for the future, it was hoped to bring people in to the present to re-examine the idea of problems being an inevitability.

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