Productive Wasteland in Taranto

Productive wasteland in Taranto The city of Taranto is more than two-thousand years old. Born as a Greek (Spartan) colony in the heart of the Southern Mediterranean sea, Taranto can be imagined as the unstable outcome of a slow process of cultural hybridization, the result of multilayered relations, conflicts and exchanges with different Others. However, …

The yard of Palazzo Ulmo

Palazzo Ulmo The building, situated in Via Duomo, the main street in the old town of Taranto, is officially empty since almost 5 years, however in an informal way, in many hidden corner inside of it, the life has growth up more and more in the last years. This kind of “public” and intense use …

Ammazza che piazza

Ammazza che piazza “We are a group of young people, tired to be indifferent about the problems of our city that we love and respect. Our desire to do something useful for our city brought us to organize meetings aimed to clean and renovate green spaces as parks, small city gardens, squares… Taranto is the …

Bikers, polo and skaters in Salinella

Bikers, polo and skaters in Salinella “The Howlers was found as Association after a tragic event: the death of a young boy on a bike, run over by a car. The first aim was to spend time together promoting the use of the bicycle in a city like Taranto were the private transport is almost …