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Kollektive Wunschproduktion und das Recht auf Stadt

„Eines Tages werden die Wünsche die Wohnung verlassen und auf die Strasse gehen“ – mit diesem Satz markierte Park Fiction 1996 die Wunschproduktion für den damals noch nicht existierenden Park am Pinnasberg. „Park Fiction hat das Ziel, eine für die Kunst wie für die Stadtplanung neue, intensive Form der Beteiligung in Gang zu bringen. Park […]

Park Fiction – Introduction in English

Welcome to the official site of Park Fiction: Since June 16, 2013, Park Fiction is Gezi Park Fiction St. Pauli. after the clearing of occupy gezi, the neighbours pictured below, renamed the park as a gesture of solidarity with the struggle in Istanbul & turkey. This text is a brief introduction to Park Fiction, it’s […]

The Creative Time Summit: Art, Place, and Dislocation in the 21st-Century City | NYC | October 25 & 26, 2013

Christoph Schäfer speaks about Gezi Park Fiction St. Pauli at this years’ Creative Time Summit: Art, Place, and Dislocation in the 21st-Century City October 25 & 26, 2013 — NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts „…there is a lot happening in the park, which is  called Gezi Park Fiction since June 16, and we […]

Park Fiction presents: Unlikely Encounters in Urban Space – full transcription of all talks at the groundbreaking conference

transcription/translation: Karen Michelsen-Castanon This is the complete transcription of the Park Fiction presents: Unlikely Encounters in Urban Space Conference. Contributions by Ala Plastica (La Plata), OUT – Office for Urban Transformation / Isola Art Center (Milano), Stephan Dillemuth (Munich), expertbase (B, HH, M), Galerie für Landschaftskunst (HH), Ligna (HH), Maclovio Rojas (Tijuana), Jelka Plate (B), […]

Park Fiction presents: Unlikely Encounters in Urban Space / Video / 2003

Congress: June 26th – 29th, Video by Abbildungszentrum Peter Ott / Doro Carl for Park Fiction, 2003, with: Ala Plastica/La Plata Isola Art Center+Office for Urban Transformation/Mailand expertbase/Amsterdam, Berlin, Munich, Hamburg Maclovio Rojas+Borderhack/Tijuana Sarai Media Lab/Delhi Galerie für Landschaftskunst Hamburg Lignas Musicbox Hamburg Park Fiction / Hamburg Schwabinggrad Ballett Hamburg, and contributions from individuals: Jochen […]

Park Fiction: Rebellion on level p

(This is the key official theoretical text by Park Fiction, from 1995) Park Fiction: Rebellion on level p Acting from a subordinate position, residents organised in the Hafenrandverein (Harbour Edge Association) prevented the development of the slope along the Elbe River in St. Pauli, which was to consume millions; they caused the local development plan […]