Smart City, is an contemporary art project that examines how the arts can generate social and environmentally beneficial behavioral change and influence the development of an interactive infrastructure in urban environments.
Founded on the principle of using art and design to curate and to care for public space, the project places creative disciplines at the heart of the sustainability agenda.
Smart City, assesses the ongoing and potential contribution of public art to eco-sustainable and social engaging development and the benefits to Almaty and cities in general.
Almaty's population is growingly concerned with pollution, waste and improvement of the city infrastructure to rise living conditions.
Public art ties the concerns of the city with the need for social and communication space.