In the last two weeks of September, the International Summer School has brought a lot of life to the B-Part Am Gleisdreieck as they had to create a flexible and diverse concept for the public space. The result is a multifunctional interaction space, inspired by the ancient Agora, which was presented and celebrated in many variations during the graduation festival. More details in the blog on bpart.berlin.
The urban quarter of the future had an appearance at the 25th anniversary celebrations of Berlin Partner. Under the motto “25 years for Berlin: from A to future” [von A bis Zukunft], members of the network had the opportunity to creatively present their future theme in the form of a letter. It is obvious that “U” is for Urbane Mitte Am Gleisdreieck – but also for urbanity. An artistic version of the letter was designed as a wood and light installation for this evening. In the sense of sustainability, the modular construction can further be used as seating furniture in B-Part Am Gleisdreieck.
At the End of March 2019, the B-Part Am Gleisdreieck was ceremonially opened. This video summarizes that special day and shows the highlights of the panel discussion “Shaping Berlin’s Future” with inspiring guests. Enjoy watching! We are looking forward to your visit at B-Part Am Gleisdreieck.
Despite the sunny weather, the first informative afternoon gathering about Urbane Mitte and B-Part Am Gleisdreieck has been well received. The event was held in the premises of B-Part and was led by BÜRO DR. VOGEL GmbH. After the Q&A session, employees of St. Oberholz, who manages the coworking spaces, gave a guided tour of the B-Part.
The final time lapse video of the construction process of the B-Part Am Gleisdreieck with its innovative modular wooden construction is online now. From the beginning in August 2018 to March 2019, the construction process was filmed with several cameras.
B-Part Am Gleisdreieck is now open! As another pioneer on the site of Urbane Mitte Am Gleisdreieck, it will function as a laboratory for the urban quarter of the future for the next few years. Senator Katrin Lompscher and B-Part initiator Marc F. Kimmich pressed the start button together. Read more
During a bright sunny day and at temperatures around freezing point, approximately 80 residents and other interested people accepted the invitation of the Urbane Mitte Am Gleisdreieck team and followed a guided tour of the wooden building shell of B-Part Am Gleisdreieck. Read more
Under the lead of Peter Weis, the District Office Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg of Berlin (Environmental and Nature Conservation Office) invited to a public meeting “FahrRat F-K” on 20.09.2018. This committee is to assist the Senate administration in all questions regarding cycling policy and to submit proposals and suggestions. In this context, BÜRO DR. VOGEL GmbH presented the bicycle traffic concept and the traffic development of the Urbane Mitte Am Gleisdreieck to the members and interested parties of the “FahrRat F-K”. Picture Source: Berlin.de
Based on the central question “How will we live and work tomorrow?” the Urbane Mitte Am Gleisdreieck presented the new pioneering use of B-Part Am Gleisdreieck to residents and interested parties. Read more
At the closing event of MakeCity, the festival for doing things differently and architecture, inspiring speakers discussed on the site of the future Urbane Mitte Am Gleisdreieck: “How do matter and built space shape mobility and movement – but also the power of chance – Berlin?” Read more