Field trip D.I.Y. Berlin
On a walking tour departing from Berlin’s Ostbahnhof and walking through Kreuzberg we visited numerous examples and projects of Berlin as a self-made city.
The following projects were visited and discussed: Club Magdalena, YAAM, Köpi137, Mediaspree development, Baugruppe Spreefeld, Holzmarkt, Kater Holzig, Bar 25, Baumhaus an der Mauer, Kotti&Co, Bethanien, Rauch Haus, Ton Steine Gärten protest camp Oranienplatz and Prinzessinnengärten.
Furhtermore, on our tour, Bernd Maier of Markthalle IX explained how they initiated the revitalization of a historic market hall and at Flugfeld Tempelhof Henrik Brauns of Grün Berlin gave a tour around the pioneer fields.
Image: “Flugfeld Tempelhof” by Monika Spoerhase/Jessica Uhrig