“City maker” (in Dutch: Stadmaker) is a relatively new word for someone who used to be called an urban planner or architect, but who lacks elite training.
A city maker can be anyone who creatively steps off the beaten track, regardless of where that path comes from.
I am afraid that many creative people will see a “business model” in it and establish all kinds of agencies where money has to be made.
In the podcast Lex Bohlmeijer talks to city maker Floor Ziegler (Dutch spoken)
the english version of city maker