ROLLI LAB: the booklet of the call and the finalist projects
The Rolli Lab call for ideas, launched in February 2022 by the City of Genoa and implemented with the support of Fondazione Santagata, was created to enhance the UNESCO site “Genova, le Strade Nuove e il Sistema dei Palazzi dei Rolli” and actively involve citizens in the cultural fruition of the site.
Out of 54 project proposals received during the call, the top 10 projects that would best safeguard, enhance,and promote cultural heritage were chosen as finalists.
During the spring edition of Rolli Days 2022, the 4 winning projects in the respective areas of the call were chosen:
- GENOVA PROMUOVE (Genoa involves) – Rolli 2.0 – MadLab 2.0
- GENOVA ACCOGLIE (Genoa welcomes) GENOA WELCOMES– Storiama – Spreetz
- GENOVA TUTELA (Genoa safeguards) – IN2HERITAGE – ARTYS e MODUS
- GENOVA PROMUOVE (Genoa promotes) – Caccia e Vinci – Laura Lastrico
Rolli Lab is an initiative designed by the City of Genoa in partnership with the Fondazione Santagata for the Economy of Culture as a tool for the implementation of the 2020-24 Management Plan of the UNESCO Site, with the aim of creating, through the support offered to the most creative ideas, a dynamic relationship between historical heritage and innovation, between the historic center and the city, favoring an inclusive and sustainable approach aimed at territorial integration, urban enhancement, accessibility and usability of places, with special attention dedicated to the economic effects on the territory concerned.