SELF MADE CITY ©AA Projects
Urban Living & Working
SELF MADE CITY
Wilhelmstraße 44 / Entrance Mohrenstraße
An expert discussion realized by Kristien Ring/ AA PROJECTS, in dialogue with local and international guests
Mechanisms of alternative urban development: SELF MADE CITY focuses on the architectural und urban qualities self-initiated development and how these can be transferred as principles to new projects in the conditions of other cities. How can new processes in architectural production contribute to a sustainable urban development and which policy adjustments enable new typologies and hybrid programs? —an international look at the synergies between self-initiated development and urban planning policy. The Event will be connected with Make City Open Tours.
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Kristien Ring (DE)
Founder of AA Projects, author of SELF MADE CITY and curator of the URBAN LIVING exhibition at the DAZ – Festival HUB.
Prof. Irena Baumann (UK)
Professor of Sustainable Urbanism at Sheffield University and head of Bauman Lyons Architects. Co-author of “On Retrofitting Neighborhoods: Small Blueprints Big Transformation”.
Ute Weiland (DE)
Dep. Director of the Alfred Herrhausen Socitey, International Forum of the Deutsche Bank: On how alternative development effects the neighborhood.
Tuukka Linnas (FIN)
Architect, Kalasatama and Malmi Project, Helsinki City Planning Department, Finnland: “Learning from Berlin – Creating Possibilities for Co-Housing in Kalasatama, Helsinki”.
Dr. Klaus Boemer (DE)
Managing Director Gewobag EB Berlin: On how alternative models can work for large scale, mixed-use developments — example of the Eckwerk, Holzmarkt, Berlin.
Florian Koehl (DE)
Architects and initiators of Berlin Baugruppe-Project NBBA: On parameters for the future of Baugruppen.
Prof. Eric Firley (US)
University of Miami: On small scale development.
Sam Brown (UK)
Architect, University of Sheffield: On Collective Custom Build, Right to Build legislation the goals of the Urban Room policy.
Tina Saaby (DK)
City architect at Copenhagen Municipality: On Stratigic Urbanism.
Paola Alfaro d´Alencon (DE)
Urban Research and Design Laboratory, TU Berlin: on ephemere Development.