Participation Studio is a design studio motivated by a desire for the high quality, inclusive, thoughtful development of places.
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ENGAGEMENT STRATEGY, DESIGN & MOBILIZATION
GEO-LITERACY, CIVIC LITERACY & DESIGN VISIONING
Meet people where they are
Find the right experts
Mind the big picture
COMMUNITY HEALTH ASSESSMENT, CONTEXTUAL ANALYSIS
Navigate with better maps
Find the human core
ETHNOGRAPHY & STORYTELLING
Create the roadmap
DESIGN STRATEGY, VISIONING, COMMUNITY PLANNING
ART DIRECTION, EXPERIENCE DESIGN, ACTIVATION
Create shared wealth
OUR EXPERTISE BUILDS ‘PLACE CAPITAL,’ THE SHARED PUBLIC WEALTH ON WHICH COMMUNITIES THRIVE.
We bring creative problem solving and design thinking to bear on your thorniest challenges. Are you waffling on where to begin with your next big research question? Let’s talk. Need a framework for fostering equitable growth and cultivating neighborhood leadership? We’d love to help. Formulating engagement strategy for your placemaking effort? We can work with you.