Squatting Berlin

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Berlin besetzt is a website that visualises squatted places in Berlin from 1970 onwards. The site provides for information and archival material on individual squats.  Check also on the SqEK mapping project, which is an attempt to collectively extend this mapping approach to other European cities.

Author: ignazstrebel.net

Ignaz Strebel is an urban geographer and senior scientist at the University of Lausanne. His research is on the social and material practices that make up and transform urban systems. Using ethnography and audio-visual projects, he currently researches building care work, energy infrastructure services and the transformation capacities of prefabricated buildings.

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