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About MaD 2015

About MaD 2015

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The Free Marketeers 2015

The Free Marketeers 2015

the Co-created Market: Apply Now!

JC MaD School

JC MaD School

Sow a seed, share a float, sing along. Savour a midsummer night differently

MaD Good Lab 2014

MaD Good Lab 2014

MaD Good Lab 2014
Growing Neighborhood

Village Reimagined Portal

Village Reimagined Portal

Customize your profile, chat with fellow villagers and build the library together.

Know more about MaD Forum

Know more about MaD Forum

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MaD Videos

MaD Videos

Watch videos of MaD talks and programme highlights!

  • About MaD 2015

  • The Free Marketeers 2015

  • JC MaD School

  • MaD Good Lab 2014

  • Village Reimagined Portal

  • Know more about MaD Forum

  • MaD Videos

Studio in-situ - Human Square Urban Acupuncture

The city is sick, and it needs creative needles. Using the city as our lab, we will explore issues like urban design, community space and human connections, and venture into the streets and alleys of ...

Studio in-situ - The Dumb Poet in a Dumb City

Everybody talks about Smart City -- is smartness also a kind of stupidity? Take a different path with amazing storyteller Uncle Hung and nursery kids and be a "dumb poet"! Get over glossy facades and ...

Studio in-situ - Read when it rains: A village school rhapsody

“Farm when it shines and read when it rains”. In this rainy spring, let’s visit terminated village schools and talk to the alumni. Study the relationship between the school and its community, and imag...

Jockey Club MaD School - Term Opening: School on the Road

Embark on the journey of everyday discovery starting from a minibus-turned-classroom. Poetry workshop, Hakka hill songs, urban acupuncture, percussion improvisation… Make every day a small journey of...

Creative Market in Partnership @ HKCC: The Free Marketeers 2015 - the Co-created Market

A market used to be a place between the town and the village, where people exchanged goods, gossips and met friends. Today when most things are market-driven, values are represented by price tags and ...

Summer Internship Scheme @ MaD (Make a Difference)

We are looking for passionate individuals to join the MaD Team as summer interns.

MaD 2015 自由市場

“立村有時”像是文人的浪漫,吸引大家不斷探索世界最極致的美好。雖然“村”帶有氏族關係的部落意象,但村民對村的歸屬感不一定跟血緣有關。反而,以集體力量把村裡的脈絡結構建立出來,這也是一種從無根到紮根的身分化過程......

MaD 2015 -【立村有時 3】摘去鮮花然後種出大廈

居住在元朗的鄉郊地方,身邊朋友都以為我的屋旁就是農田。其實這裡很多地方都已經建成三層高的房子,賣給外面的人,例如我們這家。 城市人搬回鄉村,一是想找便宜一點的房子,二是為了找回鄉土感覺。有些人就在自己的房子附近,種菜種果樹,面積不大,但足夠自得其樂,收成後就即日自己吃,或分一些給鄰居.........

MaD 2015 -【立村有時 2】設計救城市?

無疑,近五、六年,「公共空間」一詞成為香港城市討論的「潮語」。在整個 MaD 2015 年會,不時聽到來自香港甚至亞洲各地的參加者以改善公共空間作為他們對城市的希冀:更多公園,多點綠化。然而對公認為提倡公共空間先驅的丹麥建築師 Jan Gehl 來說,或許公共空間只是他一直推廣的「以人為本城市」 (cities for people) 其中一環?...