CRISIS design

Hybrid Health

DMY Festival 2016

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.

Hybrid Culture

Digitalization supports hybridization as a fusion of creative artistic practices (post-medium art) as well as of cultural creators and consumers (cultural co-creation).

Climate Adaptation @ Aleppo

How to rebuild a city in the 21st century as global temperatures are rising? Poly Garden City for the rebuilding of cities in Syria.

Culture of Sustainability

Communicating the complex issues of sustainability to a broad international audience by using cultural means.

Humboldt Dschungel in Berliner Kurier

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.

Humboldt Dschungel dinner

How do we save the Humboldt Forum? Experts involved in culture and politics discuss Humboldt Dschungel.

Design. Innovation. Europe.

Subject to the exponential technological acceleration, challenged by alarming ecologic and social changes design’s role in shaping our increasingly hybrid world is changing.

Players of Change

In pitch camps you can discuss your issues with experts, city officials as well as creatives to get inspiration and build networks.

Hybrid Heritage

Hybrid Heritage exhibition on 25 September till 7 October 2015 from 11.00 to 19.00 hrs Beijing Design Week 2015.

Hybrid Design

Lecture on Hybrid Design on 25 September 2015 at 14.30 hrs at CAFA Media Lab, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing.

IFA+ Summit

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 Forum

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.

Greece Slow Food

Panel discussion on the Greek Slow Food movement curated by Hybrid Space Lab and Markthalle Neun in Berlin on July 17 2015.

shaping the new CIVIC

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.

Internet of Things

The Internet increasingly permeates our daily lives as more and more objects are networked together.

Dutch Urban Lab

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.

Internet of Things Day Rotterdam

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

Intelligent Mobility

The creative industry is seen as the industry which through cross-pollination can give answers to the current social issues.

Smart City

Animation "Smart City", a large-scale projection on the façade of the Hannover Opera House.

Rebooting Dutch Design

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.

Internet of Things Conference Rotterdam

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.

Intelligent Urbanism

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.

Seeds of the Future

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.

Think Tank Dinner

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.

Hybrid Practice and Theory

Publication by Elizabeth Sikiaridi and Frans Vogelaar, December 2013, in Format P: Disobedience. Theory and Practice by the Bec Zmiana Foundation, Warsaw.

After City Hong Kong

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).

Architect’s Notebook

hybrid space lab’s Notations is published in the book "Architect’s Notebook" by DAMDI Publishing, Seoul, October 2013.

Beijing Design Week

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.

CRISIS design

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.

Big Design & Big Data

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.

Dream Society Seoul

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).

U.F.O. Hong Kong

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).

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