On September 21st, Cohstra’s design and production team working for the forthcoming MoMA exhibition, Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanism for Expanding Megacities, took the streets to film the last footage of the Uneven Growth documentary. The documentary aims to reveal the housing crisis in New York City, as well as policies and agents increasing the city’s social divide. It


THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. Cohabitation Strategies is hiring a part-time Urban Researcher for the Philadelphia Action Unions Program. URBAN RESEARCHER WITH EXPERIENCE IN GEOGRPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS (GIS) AND DATA VISUALIZATION Part-time urban researcher with experience in GIS (QGIS preferred) and data visualization, to support an urban research project coordinated by Cohabitation Strategies for Mural

Creative Alternatives to Capitalism Conference

Miguel Robles-Durán and Gabriela Rendón, both co-founders of Cohabitation Strategies, will be part of the Creative Alternatives to Capitalism Conference. The event is sponsored by The Center for Place, Culture and Politics, Office of Public Programs, and Advanced Research Collective, Graduate Center, CUNY; Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences and Office of Continuing Education on Public

Tactical Workshop

Cohabitation Strategies invited a diverse group of people involved in art, architecture, urban planning, housing and community organizing in New York City to discuss a proposal for the exhibition Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities last Friday, April 25th. This was the second local workshop. The first one took place at MoMa PS1 last October 2013.

Miguel Robles-Durán, Charlas y Entrevistas durante el VII Foro Urbano Mundial.

Miguel Robles-Durán, co-fundador de Cohabitation Strategies, participó en numerosas sesiones en Medellin durante el VII Foro Urbano Mundial. Foro Social Urbano, Alternativo y Popular. Desde Abajo: La Otra Posición para Ver. Abril 6 2014, 10:30am. Panel Crisis Urbana: Ciudad, planificación urbana, los derechos en las ciudades y el derecho a la ciudad. Entrevista para el

Ciudades en Acción / Action Cities

Cohabitation Strategies en el VII Foro Urbano Mundial. Museo de Arte Moderno de Medellín. Abril 8-10 de 2014. Ciudades en Acción. Procesos Locales para re-imaginar sociedades urbanas. Las historias que están detrás de la transformación de Medellín. Las historias que están detrás de la transformación de las ciudades. Martes 8 de abril Sector privado, Arte, y Ciudad. 4:00

Publication in progress of the Guelph-Wellington Rural-Urban Program

Illustration: Housing by Heidi Chisholm. The Guelph-Wellington Rural-Urban Program, an urban research project developed by Cohabitation Strategies for the Musagetes Foundation will be published soon. The publication is in progress. The research methodology included participatory methodologies to engage locals from various neighborhoods and backgrounds. Roundtable discussions, assemblies, driving group meetings, mapping workshops, and a bi-monthly free

Miguel Robles-Duran y David Harvey inaguran CENEDET en el Ecuador

En el contexto de la Constitución de Ecuador de 2008 y de los Planes Nacionales para el Buen Vivir, el IAEN (Instituto de Altos Estudios Nacionales) está adaptando sus líneas de formación curricular y de investigación avanzada conforme a las nuevas visiones del territorio y las ciudades del Ecuador. El Centro Nacional de Estrategia para el Derecho al

Anti-Displacement Strategy for Bushwick

Preliminary proposal, North Brooklyn Community Land Trust: A Long Term Anti-Displacement Strategy for Bushwick and Surrounding Districts. Drafted by Gabriela Rendon, co-founder of Cohabitation Strategies,  in collaboration with residents and  representatives of local grassroots groups part of the Rheingold Advisory Committee. Work in progress, it would be public soon! To see the document, click here. By

Community Coalition Mitigates the Impact of Rezoning

City Council approved the Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP) application from Read Property Group to rezone six  blocks in North West Bushwick this month. The rezoning development which includes residential, commercial and light manufacturing spaces in the site of the former Rheingold Brewery was already approved by Community Board 4, Brooklyn Borough President and the City