Architecture firm creates blog to document Gezi Park’s temporary structures

“When we discovered how the government could manipulate mainstream media so easily, we forced ourselves to create our own media,” says Hayrettin Günç, cofounder of Herkes İçin Mimarlık (Architecture for All), the non-profit architecture firm behind #occupygezi architecture, a Tumblr page that documents the temporary world erected on the hard ground of Gezi Park, beside Taksim Square.

 

Excellent photographs and drawings, succinct text

 

http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2013-06/26/turkey-activists-temporary-architecture

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