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# pop-up-projects - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Column: 'Pop up' projects are creative and positive – but can mask deeper social problems
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Column: 'Pop up' projects are creative and positive – but can mask deeper social problems

Sep 3rd 2013, 7:00 AM 396 Views 19 Comments

The ‘pop-up’ phenomenon has become popular in cities with vacant spaces in recent years – but, as positive as these projects are, local authorities are using them to paper-over their failure to fix to chronic urban problems, write Mick Byrne and Patrick Bresnihan.