09/09/2013 - 14/09/2013


Creative strategies of sustainability” for cultural workers, sept. 9th – 14th 2013, Berlin

A week of debate and action around the theme “Culture and sustainability”, and more specifically about “Creative strategies of sustainability for European art centres”.

This week programme for cultural operators proposes a common reflection and a time of intense experiences sharing around the potential “strategies of sustainability”. The seminar will be composed by six full-days of activities including workshops, lectures, exploring sustainable places and projects in Berlin, initiation about straw bale building, artistic expression, and social interaction.

For 20 cultural workers the costs for travel and accommodation will be covered. Please send an email to csos(at)ufafabrik.de  and you will get the application form. The deadline for applications will be the 14th of june 2013.

Attention : The number of participants is limited to 20 people!

If you are interested, please send an email to csos(at)ufafabrik.de or fill in the application.

This seminar is a production of the ufaFabrik Berlin in the frame of Engine Room Europe:

Engine Room Europe is a three-year programme (April 2011-May 2014) of activities dedicated to independent cultural workers and their creative processes. It is initiated by Trans Europe Halles (TEH) and co-ordinated by Melkweg (Amsterdam, The Netherlands) in association with 10 co-organizing TEH members. More information: www.teh.net


“Creative Strategies of Sustainability 2”
9th – 14th of September 2013
ufaFabrik, Berlin, Germany


Seminar Creative Strategies of Sustainability - 09th - 14th of September 2013


Monday 9th
Registration during the morning, after lunch, welcome and introduction, guided tour of the ufaFabrik, who is who and the presentation of the programme. Get together at the common buffet.

Tuesday 10th
In the morning a lecture about “Construction and Building”, green roofs, sustainable materials, energy production, etc. After lunch, two workshop options: building with straw bales and an physical training.

Wednesday 11th
A bicycle tour will be organised all day long to visit artistic projects and sustainable places in Berlin. During the evening time to enjoy the city or see friends.

Thursday 12th
Start in the morning with a lecture about “Greening the Cantina”, background information and practical examples around food, food production and catering.
During the afternoon, the workshops will continue. Plan for the night: Bike cinema with shorts!

Friday 13th
In the morning a “Talk about Money” with vivid examples, including cooperation models, ethic banking, tips and creative strategies to operate with the minimal financial resources. After lunch, the attendees will share and define their own individual strategy of sustainability. Concert in the evening.

Saturday 14th
Debate and conclusion: presentation of the various “creative strategies of sustainability”, and a good bye party in the ufaFabrik’s bake house.

Programme is in process, there might be some changes, May 2013


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