Every three months, the streets of Helsinki open up to stage Restaurant Day when everyone is free to build up his own pop-up restaurant, serve his very own recipes, meet his neighbor and participate to a unique experience in the Finnish society.
“It’s the essence of urbanism, this coming together of diverse elements on the streets, to exchange, to generate culture.” Dan Hill – http://www.cityofsound.com/blog/
Shot and Edited by Grégoire Basdevant © 2012
Commission by the Adhocracy exhibition, 1st Istanbul Design Biennale, curated by Joseph Grima (2012). Also displayed at the New Museum (New York, 2013) and LimeWharf (London, 2013).
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