#creativespaces

How are small scale, collaborative, bottom-up placemaking initiatives envisioning new uses for voids, in-between spaces and neglected spaces—and so pushing the envelope on the transformation of our cities? “Climate change, the energy crisis, war, migration, mobility and structural economic change are forcing an ever-increasing number of people to reclaim their everyday autonomy and to initiate social and collaborative processes that create meaning,” writes @bastian_lange_ .
The boiler room “Kesselhalle” at @kraftwerkbille is mostly empty today aside for occasional festivals and art exhibitions. Actors of Urban Change’s Team Hamburg envisions this space as a common good, a space for new forms of work and collaboration, culture, arts and beyond. .
Photo by Nils Petersen & illustration by @seb.holltrue .
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#urbanchange #actorsofurbanchange #urbanism #placemaking #citiesforpeople #citymakers #changemakers #greencities #citychangers #wemakethecity #sustainablecities #stadtfueralle #righttothecity #europe #eurocities #smartcities #cocreation #cities #creativespaces #futureofwork #newwork #

It emerged out of nothing last May, and returned to nothing in September. Now, Berlin’s @floatinguniversity is trying to find ways to keep this inner-city offshore laboratory for collective, experimental learning alive. Actor of Urban Change Dorothee Halbrock from @halllohalllohalllo and #TeamHamburg was dean of Floating University’s open programs. She shared with us her impressions of the summer as well as the project’s outlook for the future. Read her story on our website – link in bio! ⠀
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Sebastian and Naomi were just in #Hamburg on a (not so) secret mission. Great things are in the works and we’re excited to explore with @halllohalllohalllo and @kreativgesellschaft and Kraftwerk Bille to see what can happen in this space!⠀
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