Videographic Cross-Media Project: Friedrichstadt – what do you do? (Students Work)

Friedrichstadt is a small northern city with 2500 inhabitants and at the same time it is an utopian dream of the 17th century. In the context of the „Zukunftsstadt [Future-City]“ competition of the german „Ministry of Education and Research“ the city applied successful in the first round. UD of the HCU-Hamburg accompanies the second round […]

Video Seminar: Urban Cut-Up

2010 Teaching Assignment «Urban Cut-Up» spacial production of videography, HCU Urban Design Master, with Bernd Kniess Handlungsweisen, Raum und Zeit. Film ist nicht nur in der Lage Abbildungen festzuhalten. Film konstruiert aus diesen Fragmenten eine andere Wirklichkeit. Die subjektiv wahrgenommenen Erscheinungen von Raum, Zeit und Handlungsweisen reproduziert Film erst durch die Montage, den Schnitt. Hinter dem […]

Research Project: Hotel?Wilhelmsburg – the question of dwelling practices

The „Neighborhood’s University“ project of the Urban Design department of the HCU-Hamburg has done research in terms of practical aspects, like education, low-budget architecture, local embedded economy, re- and up-cycling of material and social engagement in the neighborhood. The final phase of the project transforms the building once again: all uses, which have been established […]

Lectures and paper-presentations

2016 IBA-Heidelberg, URBAN OFFICE Nachhaltige Stadtentwicklung in der Wissensgesellschaft. Heidelberg Center for American Studies: „Tom Paints the Fence. Re-negotiating Urban Design“ (Keynote Lecture with Bernd Kniess, Christopher Dell, Tabea Michaelis) 2015 HCU-Hamburg, „Zukunftsstudio – Stadt als Campus“ hosted by Sally Below and Martin Kohler: „Neighbourhood and University?“ (Talk with Bernd Kniess) 2014 University of Sheffield, 2nd International Conference of the association […]

Teaching experiences

2016 Lecture „Methodenfragen für forschende Gestalter und gestaltende Forscher“ Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz (fhnw) Hyperwerk, Prof. Max Spielmann 2016 Teaching Assignment Urban Design, HafenCity Universität Hamburg (HCU), Seminar „Friedrichstadt – What do you do? Videographic Methods in Urban Research“ 2015-2016 Teaching Assignment Urban Design, HafenCity Universität Hamburg (HCU), annual theme „parapolis – Von der Stadt der Bürger zur Stadt […]