Mapping Spaces for Making

A collaborative writing session to create maps and visualization of spaces for making in Shanghai

Event Details


Jiangning Rd 77 , Shanghai , China


March 03, 2018 from 2:00 am to 12:00 pm Asia/Hong Kong (UTC+08:00)

Places and Spaces for Making is a 1-day multi-disciplinary research workshop to map, visualize and document places and spaces where people have been experimenting new ways to tinker with technology in Shanghai.

10am-5pm : Workshop

Join us for a collaborative writing session where we will create a booklet containing texts, maps and visualizations about spaces for making in Shanghai.

What will we do during the day?

  • Document spaces for makers and making in Shanghai
  • Collect, record, map, visualize findings and existing data
  • Shoot videos, record sound, write things
  • Produce a zine/booklet

What can you contribute ?

  • Bring your pictures, images, objects, souvenirs
  • Share your experience, projects of feedbacks
  • Write a text, article or views
  • Draw a map or create some visualization
  • You name it!

Why you should come?

  • Share your insights, feedbacks and experiences about making in China
  • Learn more about mapping and visualization
  • Take part in the creation of a handmade booklet
  • Discover new perspectives about making in China
  • Meet new people


5.30-8pm : Talks

We will give a presentation of the results, followed by two talks: Mobile Repair Culture:from informal repair to silent innovation by Anaïs Bloch (HEAD Geneva, Switzerland)

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