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…and how do you live?

At the Museum of Things, we hosted students of Jens-Nydahl Primary School in Berlin Kreuzberg for a jolly project week. Twenty-one kids from age six…

Would you like it modern?

New exhibition gern modern? Living concepts for Berlin after 1945 now open at the Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge in Berlin Kreuzberg. The exhibition charts ideas and initiatives of…

“We are hungry”

The Design-Thinking-Kids-Club presents its work at the Summer Party of the Berlin Bilingual Secondary School in Berlin Lichtenberg on July 8, 2016 from 2-6 p.m.

WE-TRADERS E-Book Launch

The We-Traders e-book is out! It is a reflection on theory and practice as well as a hands-on guide to the collaborative production of urban environment.

We-Traders at BOZAR Brussels

Brussel´s palace for the arts BOZAR is hosting We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City exhibition until April 12, 2015. Five new Brussels initiatives have joined We-Traders from Madrid, Turin, Berlin, Lisbon…

Writing about the VLOW!?

Bregenz is a small but culturally buzzing town on the Austrian border of Lake Constance. You might have heard of the stunning art museum by Peter Zumthor, the…

We-Traders in Lisbon!

Troca-se crise por cidade

The We-Traders exhibition has opened in Lisbon LX Factory to great acclaim. Over the course of the next five weeks until November 2nd, a busy program of workshops, talks,…

KRISE performance at We-Traders Finissage

Summer of We-Trading in Berlin

The Berlin edition of We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City closed on Sunday 17. August 2014 with a lively finissage, including an open screen-printing session by…

We-Traders in Berlin

Following the successes in Madrid and Turin, the travelling exhibition We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City is now open to the public in the Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanien in Berlin….

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What do you swap?

Swapping bureaucracy for self-initiative Swapping industrial wastelands for vegetable gardens Swapping culture for context Swapping investor ruins for experimentation fields Swapping discards for re-use Swapping…

We-Traders in Turin

Cedo Crisi, Offro Città

After its successful debut in Madrid with 19.000 visitors, We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City is now open in Turin. Here are some impressions from the first…

We-Traders Madrid Exhibition Now Open!

The first We-Trader exhibition opened it’s doors on January 31 at the Matadero in Madrid and more than 2000 people came the very first night…

We-Traders. Swapping Crisis for City

This exciting new project is currently being developed by the Goethe-Institute, brilliant Vienna based curator/author Angelika Fitz and myself. It connects initiatives by artists, designers, activists and…

BBS Yearbook 2013

co-designing a yearbook

The co-designing experiment was a success: the Berlin Bilingual School Yearbook 2012 / 2013 is out! Apart from it being a very authentic document of…

diy yearbook in the making

co-designing a yearbook: the process

How do you design a book with co-designers that don´t know what a layout is? I don´t know, but I am finding out at the…