Refugee Futures: Given the masses of uprooted people worldwide the question for solutions from the global design community arises to help refugees feel at home and support those that want or have to stay make their lives liveable.
Digitalization supports hybridization as a fusion of creative artistic practices (post-medium art) as well as of cultural creators and consumers (cultural co-creation).
How to rebuild a city in the 21st century as global temperatures are rising? Poly Garden City for the rebuilding of cities in Syria.
Communicating the complex issues of sustainability to a broad international audience by using cultural means.
Humboldt Dschungel press, radio and WEB publications.
Strategies for the development of landscape
A new green proposal for the design of the facade of the Berlin city Palace causes a lot of rustling in the urban jungle and the forest of the press.
DIE ZEIT, the German weekly newspaper publishes an article by Dr. Werner Bloch on Humboldt Dschungel.
Can we still save the Berlin Humboldt Forum? Humboldt Dschungel is presented on German radio.
How do we save the Humboldt Forum? Experts involved in culture and politics discuss Humboldt Dschungel.
Subject to the exponential technological acceleration, challenged by alarming ecologic and social changes design’s role in shaping our increasingly hybrid world is changing.
Berlin is growing. With an increasing demand for mobility, infrastructure and communal services the challenge is climate protection.
Urban shrinkage as a chance for the cityscape?
In pitch camps you can discuss your issues with experts, city officials as well as creatives to get inspiration and build networks.
Hybrid Heritage exhibition on 25 September till 7 October 2015 from 11.00 to 19.00 hrs Beijing Design Week 2015.
Lecture on Hybrid Design on 25 September 2015 at 14.30 hrs at CAFA Media Lab, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing.
Keynote speech Hybrid Design at the IFA+ Summit on Design (Tendencies, Brands, High-Tech) in Berlin, the global trade show for consumer electronics, on 8 September 2015.
Humboldt Dschungel symbolises the origin of the future collections in the Humboldt Forum. At the same time, Humboldt Dschungel stands for an innovative Germany in which the city is rethought.
Panel discussion on the Greek Slow Food movement curated by Hybrid Space Lab and Markthalle Neun in Berlin on July 17 2015.
Citizens take part in innumerable co-creation initiatives in the private and the public domains, and more importantly in the hybrid blur where the one can’t be separated from the other.
Museum of Modern Art; a gift with consequences. What does Berlin need from the Cultural Forum?
The Internet increasingly permeates our daily lives as more and more objects are networked together.
In the Dutch Urban Lab the Dutch Embassy in Berlin showcases in cooperation with Hybrid Space Lab and the City of Amsterdam the "Dutch Approach" on urban challenges.
International Internet of Things Day Rotterdam explores the concept of IoT and implications for society. Technology and data will merge with physical objects and structures in the city and alter our city experience. In all domains, whether healthcare, waste management, shopping, public transport or education and social life, IoT will influence our cities.
“Future Urbanism” project – a collection of forty one interviews with contemporary writers, architects, sociologists, economists and city planners by Strelka in Moscow
The creative industry is seen as the industry which through cross-pollination can give answers to the current social issues.
Animation "Smart City", a large-scale projection on the façade of the Hannover Opera House.
For the Design Journal, an international, refereed journal covering all aspects of design, we wrote the article Rebooting (Dutch) Design on hybrid design for the special issue on Dutch Open design.
The lecture titled "hybridnet & industry 4.0" will be streamed from the Hannover Messe 2014 and will take place at the Holland Smart City House in the TV studio, Halle 16, Metropolitan Solutions.
hybrid space lab's lecture on "hybrid city" at the University of Sheffield School of Architecture is part of the SHarc + SUAS Guest Lecture Series 2013-14.
Shrinking Car City, hybrid space lab’s project on electromobility and the cityscape, was presented on December 12th 2013 at the Intelligent Urbanism Conference about urban growth and smart city at Italian Institute of Culture in Beijing.
An exhibition to reflect on the themes of mobility , of living and working and imagine how energy research , new materials and ICT technologies that will shape our daily over the next 20 years.
hybrid space lab hosted a Think Tank Dinner with experts on urban development and creative city professionals from Amsterdam and Berlin. The event was organized by Pakhuis de Zwijger, the Amsterdam center for urban innovation, within the context of the official visit of the Amsterdam mayor, Eberhard van der Laan, to Klaus Wowereit, the mayor of Berlin.
Publication by Elizabeth Sikiaridi and Frans Vogelaar, December 2013, in Format P: Disobedience. Theory and Practice by the Bec Zmiana Foundation, Warsaw.
hybrid space lab’s work is exhibited in the After City exhibition at the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre in Hong Kong (October 1st 2013 to October 6th 2013).
hybrid space lab’s Notations is published in the book "Architect’s Notebook" by DAMDI Publishing, Seoul, October 2013.
Can the mutable conditions of today’s China become the basis for radical development of architecture and urban planning disciplines? The challenges presented by the fast urbanization process happening in China are unprecedented. It is forecasted that by 2030/2035, 70% of the Chinese population will live in urban conditions (from today’s 50%), with the consequent creation of new urban bodies and migrations from rural territories to the existing and new cities and other urban territories.
our air! our responsability! How long can you hold your breath? Lecture on Crisis Design on September 26th 2013 at the event Our air! Our responsibility! , organized by Interactive Beijing and the Central Academy of Fine Arts Beijing.
GeoCity Smart City is the feature exhibition for Beijing Design Week 2013. Curated by CMoDA (China Millennium Monument Museum of Digital Arts), the exhibition augments and maps information design and application cases for smart cities initiatives around the world, and to use it as input for Smart Beijing case development.
Elizabeth Sikiaridi and Frans Vogelaar lecture on June 7th 2013 at DMY International Design Festival / Berlin Design Week 2013.
hybrid space lab’s work is exhibited within the framework of the Dream Society exhibition at the Culture Station Seoul 284 (April 4th 2013 to May 26th 2013).
hybrid space lab’s work is exhibited in the U.F.O. exhibition at the Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre in Hong Kong (May 23th 2013 to June 23th 2013).