Read it at: http://a3966.wordpress.com/2011/03/28/greener-cities/
rePLACE BEIRUT begins by a public invitation to reconsider the city as an active process of documenting time and place inseparable from our everyday, lived experience.
Anyone located in Beirut can participate by mapping out a frequent route from their day-to-day life, recording the regular patterns and particular moments associated with this journey.
The ‘ways of operating’ constitute the innumerable practices by means of which users reappropriate the space organized by techniques of sociocultural production. [..] The goal is to perceive and analyze the microbe-like operations proliferating within technocratic structures and deflect their functioning by means of a multitude of ‘tactics’ articulated in the details of everyday life.