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Join the DESiGN KiDS!

Do you want to invent things yourself? In my new activity booklet DESiGN KiDS show you how to collect, examine, transform, build and exhibit them.

…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…