Nicolas Fonty

Email mail:
Contact phone number: +336 6559 0646

Short CV ( 123 words )
– Freelancer architect-urban designer, independent researcher and autodidact mapper :
– OCCUPY#GrandParis, collaborative mapping in progress of the metropolis’ public spaces through public workshops. Started in 2013, 20 workshops, 1500 data online : +
– Just Place, a map for an inclusive London. Work in progress started in February 2016 to build a network between communities, groups and actors active in making London a more inclusive city :
– MRes Interdisciplinary Urban Design in progress at the Bartlett School of Planning / UCL : Collaborative mapping for metropolitan community-led planning

– Publications on collective works : Civic Wise-2016, Cartographic atlas of Paris/La Défense-2014, The Porous City / Secchi-Viganó-2011, Alchemy of the Paris metropolis- 2008, The City of the “Périphérique” / Tomato-2003.

Skill set:
Organisation of mapping collaborative workshops
Teaching, mostly in French schools of architecture

GIS mapping: QGIS and ArcGis
Web mapping: CartoDB, Open Street Map
Graphic skills: InDesign, Autocad2D, Sketchup3D, Photoshop

Greater Paris: history, planning, governance, mapping, urban forms, public spaces
Greater London: same topics as Paris but in “beginner” mode