Rotterdam Skillcity has been noticed by scholars and critics of urban development and craftsmanship. RVS regularly gives lectures and seminars in Belgium. In Canada and the USA articles on Skillcity has been distributed among the members of Transitiontown.
As an innovative urban design it has been adopted by Norwegian students and critics. (see: Stine Berg Evensen in Kunsthandverk, nr. 1, 2012, pp. 16-17).
Ida Haugland, master student, Art&Design-education, HiOA, Oslo, Norway wrote a thesis in whitch the Rotterdam Skillcity project hasa central role.Download
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