Guerilla Architects


Part of “Berlin bleibt! #4”


For ten years, the residents of Mehringplatz lived in a chaotic construction site without access to the central meeting place. Now the construction fence is gone: what will they do first?

Together with residents, Guerilla Architects are designing a series of actions to reclaim the square. Over the course of six weeks, they acted with their mobile project space and a sewing station on site together with local initiatives. What does it take to jointly reclaim the once lost public space after years of long-term construction? What happens with 9 tons of earth?

The installation is open during the entire duration of the festival "Berlin bleibt! #4 Treffpunkt Mehringplatz".


Action & Installation




18.6., 13:00–20:00



18.6., 13:30–14:00

18.6., 16:00–16:30

18.6., 18:30–19:00


Performance: Alicia Agustín / Collaborators from the neighbourhood: Al Catzone, Al Sultan Bistro, Café und Bäckerei am Mehringplatz, Café MaDaMe (Karin Lücke, Juan Carlos Polar Zevallos, Manoel Portela Leonico), Ferdinand Föckig, Henry Fust, Moritz Graf, Ina Ravens, Najwa Koussa, Manja Präkels


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