Simay Sari is currently a MA student in Design Studies at University of Economics. She works as a project assistant at Izmir University of Economics, Creative Economics Research Center (IEU+KREA). She has a specialization in Design Management and her research interests are creative industries and bottom-up art and design initiatives.
ArticlesIntroduction The evolution of creative city paradigm in the last three decades has dramatically changed the notion of placemaking and the meaning of art and design for urban development in the creative and cultural economy context. Very recently, a spontaneously emerging art district has been exploited by policy actions in many cities, resulting in its presence on...Read more