|aCulture :|bcity /|cedited by Wilfried Wang for the Akademie der Künste, Berlin ; [translations, Sarah Rivière].
|aZürich :|bLars Müller ;|aBerlin :|bAkademie der Künste,|cc2013.
|a229 p. :|bill. (chiefly col.), plans (some col.) ;|c28 cm.
|aOn the occasion of an exhibition held at Akademie der Künste, Berlin, March 15 - May 25, 2013; Kunsthaus Graz, Graz, June 27 - October 13, 2013.
|aIncludes bibliographical references.
|tReal culture : from the bottom up /|rWilfried Wang --|tCulture:city : content and form /|rMatthias Sauerbruch --|tCulture as guiding principle.|tThree different instances of art and public space : Münster, Frankfurt am Main, Cologne /|rKasper König ;|tCulture as a guiding principle /|rNele Hertling ;|tOn things taken for granted, old and new /|rIngo Schulze --|tCulture as a life cycle.|tThe cultural and creative industries : new engines for the city? /|rAndy Pratt ;|tThe creative industries and the knowledge economy /|rAlain Thierstein ;|tResilience and culture in the contemporary city /|rRicky Burdett --|tCulture as an Impulse.|tThe open city /|rRichard Sennett ;|tArchitecture, culture, urban politics : about the relationship between branding and arson, terrorism and tourism /|rMichael Mönninger --|tCulture as a means or an end.|tNotes on the "Bilbao effect" /|rWilliam J. R. Curtis ;|tThe Bilbao effect /|rBeatriz Plaza --|tAkademie der Künste.|tJunge Akademie--interdisciplinary and international fellowship program /|rChristian Schneegass ;|tConcept for 2-3 streets /|rJochen Gerz ;|tSome thoughts on architecture and film /|rJan Schütte ; Music:city /|rManos Tsangaris.
|aAnalyzes the impact of cultural interventions on urban society from the point of view of artists, architects, and scientists. Does culture today still function as a guiding principle, or does it merely serve as a catalyst for spectacular buildings? Are the creative and cultural sectors the industries of the future in postindustrial societies?