Make_Shift gGmbH’s Project team for Make City is made up of an interdisciplinary group of cultural managers, curators, sociologists, architects, urban planners and journalists.


Rosario Talevi

associate curator Festival and Make City Open
Architect (University of Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Michael Annoff

curatorial coordinator of Partners
Cultural Researcher and Manager, amongst others for the graduate school of Berlin University of the Arts and The House of World Cultures. Lectures at Studium Generale of UdK Berlin.

Filistin Younes

chief programme coordinator Festival Centre
Project manager, Goethe-Institute Ramallah and executive assistant Schaubühne Berlin. Freelance cultural manager at Maxim Gorki Theater.

Monika Štěpánová (Tschechisches Zentrum Berlin)

director of the Czech Centre and conceptional partner

Joanne Pouzenc

head of production, associate curator of Perspectives Programme

Gernot Würtenberger

project management

Susanne Günther und Thomas Krüger (Ticket B Tours)

co-curators Make City Open and partner

Niche Arts & Architecture Tours Berlin

co-curator Make City Open and partner

Pfefferwerk Pfefferwerk Stadtkultur gGmbH

technical team Festival Centre

Kim-Fabian von Dall’Armi and Ludwig Geßner

technical production, Festival Centre



Susanne Kumar-Sinner

head of press and communications

Stephanie Bernoully

strategic communications

Simon Wöhr

editorial and communications associate, sponsor liaison
Freelance cultural manager, responsible for pr for the projects Holzmarkt and Container-Studentendorf Plänterwald, founding board of Mörchenpark e.V.

Fiona Shipwright

English language editor and social media,
Freelance writer and editor, uncube magazine (University of the Arts, London)

Konrad Głowacki

image editor and coordinator, communications
student of Urban Planning at TU Berlin

Jessica McInally

project assistant
B. Sc. Urban and Regional Planning, Master of Urban Design student at TU Berlin

Nora Queck

project intern



Lisa Baur

website design


website programming

Till Schröder (Design Akademie Berlin)

associate editor festival magazine

Anja Steinig (Design Akademie Berlin)

design festival magazine

Kirstin Weppner (Design Akademie Berlin)

design festival magazine

Severin Frank (Our Company Ltd.)

graphic and web design

Prof. Dr. H.C. Erik Spiekermann

CI design Make City