Berlin Daily Itinerary

Berlin’s International Building Expositions 1957 to 1987

WeekdayItinerary
SUN, May 8th 6pm  ARRIVAL Berlin + Check-In Presentation of week-itinerary (Q&A) & Handout Assignment 1 Assessing Space + MSU Dinner (Location Repke Spätzlerei & Flammkuchen Bleibtreustraße 46, 10623 Berlin, MAP)
MON, May 9th 
10amWelcome @ TU Berlin: Lecture & Discussion: “Hobrecht’s Berlin – History & Future” by Dr. Felix Bentlin
12pmLunch at TU Mensa
3pmVisit: Berlin Models with discussion on current urban transformation
Elke Plate (Senate of Berlin)
ca. 4:30pmEnd of program
TUE, May 10th 
10am-6pmWorkshop Assessing Space
All-day workshop visiting and assessing housing developments in Berlin in small groups by bicyle or public transportation. It is guided and informed by TU Berlin students.
6pmImpression Wrap Up of Findings at TU Berlin Studio with Pizza
7pmLecture & Handout Assignment 2 Affordance of Space
ca. 7:30pmEnd of program
WED, May 11th 
10am – 6pmInnercity Housing & Neighborhood revival – learning from IBA Berlin of 1984/1987 All-day walking tour and discussions with experts (Prof. Dr. Friedhelm Fischer & Architect Gerald Blomeyer) on housing and public space neighborhood development of 1980s and their current status between the real and gentrified Berlin  
ca. 6pmEnd of program
6pmBiergarten visit (optional for participation)
THU, May 12th 
10am – 5pm  Workshop: Affordance of Space – Reading space for all? (Group-Work)
5pm – 7pmFinal presentation with guest critique by Fischer, Brück,
7pmPresentation of outcomes
ca. 8pmWrapping up Workshop phase Berlin & Farewell Dinner end of program
FRI, May 13th(for MSU Students, TUB students optional)
10amGoodbye @ TU Berlin Lecture: CMMM Critical Mapping of Municipalist Movements from Berlin to Belgrad: Andreas Brück & Nija Linke
12pmLunch at TU Mensa
2pm-4pmBicycle Tour or Polygonal Walking Tour
SAT, May 14thMSU Free time (further city explorations and activities)
SUN, May 15thMSU DEPARTURE flight Berlin to Belgrade