Urban Picnic: Relations Among Actors


  • Achmad Hery Fuad Dept.of Architecture Faculty of Engineering Universitas Indonesia
  • Yandi Andri Yatmo Department of Architecture Faculty of Engineering Universitas Indonesia




This paper attempts to reveal relations among actors at urban public spaces. We examined the relations by exploring activities of the urban society in picnic activity. In studying the relations among actors we use the actor - network theory Latour (2007). We conducted data collection strategy such as drifting from psychogeography Debord  (1955, 1992) and bodily experience Pallasmaa (2012).  The findings are the relations among actors within picnic activities in urban spaces shows a different kind of relations. The exploration of picnic activities on urban space shows us the relationships among users, events, spaces defines a variety of changes in the function of urban spaces.

Keywords: urban space; urban picnic; relations; space 

ISSN: 2398-4287© 2017. The Authors. Published for AMER ABRA by e-International Publishing House, Ltd., UK. This is an open access article under the CC BYNC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/). Peer–review under responsibility of AMER (Association of Malaysian Environment-Behaviour Researchers), ABRA (Association of Behavioural Researchers on Asians) and cE-Bs (Centre for Environment-Behaviour Studies), Faculty of Architecture, Planning & Surveying, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia.


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How to Cite

Fuad, A. H., & Yatmo, Y. A. (2017). Urban Picnic: Relations Among Actors. Environment-Behaviour Proceedings Journal, 2(5), 239-245. https://doi.org/10.21834/e-bpj.v2i5.669



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