In this episode, Mark, who is partially sighted, leads us on a route from his house in North Belfast into the city centre. On the way, he shows us some of the challenges he faces and the skills he's learned to lead his life. We consider the impact of design - good and bad - on people who have a disability.
This is the first of two episodes of The Infinite City where we meet people whose experience, and consideration, of space is influenced by disability, and consider what truly inclusive urban design might be like.
The Infinite City is produced by Rebekah McCabe and Conor McCafferty for PLACE, with assistance from Maria Postanogova and Stuart Gray. It is supported by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios and Arts and Business Northern Ireland. Special thanks to the RNIB for their assistance with this episode.
The Infinite City is our podcast. Through it, we tell stories of people and place, design and belonging, survival and celebration in Belfast & beyond.
Supported by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios & Arts & Business NI.
Music for Season One composed by Conor McCafferty.
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