21 July 2017
"Salem Astana" - Scoping interactive street art in Kazakhstan
We're presenting Watershed and Pan Studios award winning Hello Lamp Post, at Astana EXPO17, connecting UK and Kazakh culture. We catch up with the producers to find out more.
6 January 2017
Playable City Tokyo: people and play at the heart
‘The Playful Welcome’ took place in December 2016. It brought together 11 practitioners from the UK and Japan, to extend the reach and breadth of Playable City.
27 October 2016
New International Creative Producers programme
We’re excited to share the next stage of our Playable City journey with Watershed and international partners
22 March 2016
What I learned from bringing shadowing to Tokyo
Chomko & Rosier co-founder Jonathan Chomko shares his insights from installing Shadowing across the city during Playable City Tokyo
28 February 2016
A city that casts a thousand shadows
Verity McIntosh, Producer at Pervasive Media Studio and Playable City, reports from her first visit to Japan and the experience of viewing 'Shadowing' on Tokyo's streets
26 February 2016
Shadowing in the land of the rising sun
Clare Reddington, Creative Director of Watershed and Playable City, reports from Japan on how 'Shadowing' has created play and light on Tokyo's streets
22 November 2015
Applications Open for Playable City Lagos
We're looking for ten creative people to take part in a unique project based in Lagos, Nigeria, in March 2016. Playable City Lagos will explore playful interventions in a city of over 20 million. Find out how to get involved! CALL NOW CLOSED.
11 October 2015
Playing in the City of Tokyo
Clare Reddington, Creative Director of Watershed and Playable City, reports back from Japan on the progress of Playable City Tokyo.
14 June 2015
Playable City comes to Tokyo
The Playable City starts conversations around what we would like to see in the cities of the future. Clare Reddington, Creative Director Watershed, talks about taking the concept to Tokyo, the home of so many cinematic versions of the future.
22 February 2015
Third International Playable City Award Open for Submissions
Following the international success of Hello Lamppost (winner 2013) and Shadowing (winner 2014), the Playable City Award returns for its third year.