Spaces of Adaptation
Spaces of imagination
Institut for (X)Aarhus, Denmark
Focus areas


Institut for (X) brings together artists, climate activists, and municipal decision makers in a series of ideation labs, workshops, storytelling circles, and public art initiatives to imagine new approaches to achieving a low-carbon future. Inspired by the Office of Civic Imagination in Bologna, Italy, Spaces of Imagination purposefully connects groups that normally work in isolation in order to discover new synergies from their particular talents and resources.


Connecting artists, climate activists, and municipal decision-makers through workshops, structured storytelling, and public art initiatives will facilitate new visions and strategies for achieving a low-carbon future.


  • Workshop and storytelling outputs
  • Number of public art interventions
  • New policy models
  • Development of long-term sustainability plan
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