FLANEUR LAB

FLANEUR LAB

SHANGHAI FLANEUR – A platform for culturally, artistic or research inspired projects

Mappings by Flaneur

PROJECT
Mapping of key German organizations and projects in Shanghai

QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • How can we track the footprints of Germans in Shanghai over the last 150 years and how they evolved?
  • Where to find key German institutions in Shanghai?
  • How does the German culture scene look like in Shanghai?

SPONSOR
German Academic Exchange Service Chinese German College, Tongji University

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Kontaktpunkte Deutschland in Shanghai
Auf den Spuren von Deutschen in Shanghai

Stadtmacher

PROGRAM
STADTMACHER China-Deutschland 中德城市创者 is a program by ROBERT BOSCH STIFTUNG that was co-inited with and implemented by CONSTELLATIONS, the agency behind SHANGHAI FLANEUR. It aims at connecting citymakers  and -thinkers between Germany and China and creating an interdisciplinary network on the topic of LIVABLE CITIES.

QUESTIONS ADDRESSED

  • How and what can  German  and  Chinese  cities  despite  fundamentally  different  parameters  learn from each  other?
  • What is  the  value  that  the  European  city  model  can  offer  for  Chinese  megacities ?
  • Where are the innovative ideas, makers and pioneers and what are their stories?

CO-INITIATOR & SUPPORTER
Robert Bosch Stiftung

STADTMACHER Webseite: www.stadtmacher4986.com/
STADTMACHER Magazine: Stadtmacher Blatt

Flaneur and the Camera

Jan Siefke, Co-Founder of SHANGHAI FLANEUR, is a photographer who has documented Shanghai’s and China urban development processes since 1999.
One of his latest work as a “photographic Flaneur” in Shanghai was a project on “Looking at the World from Here – 15 Years Shanghai – 2000-2015″.
He is currently working on  a project on urbanization in China’s second and third tier cities, with portraits of the 3 cities Wuxi, Yiwu and Wuhu.

Pictures on SHANGHAI FLANEUR website are also by Jan. More: www.jansiefke.de