VOTE! VOTE! VOTE!

Please do for us, yourself, or our city a favour and vote for URBAN MOBILITY BERLIN. We took part in the „Urban Mobility Challenge: Berlin 2030“ competition. just takes a few seconds: klick at the link → login to vote → vote: „excellent“ → finished *THANKS* and dont’t forget „verify e-mail address“. Make the city…

Piano Bike Magic

On my way home from work I got mesmerized. When I just left Tiergarten towards Brandenburger Tor I saw this amazing Pianoplayer. His name is Davide Martello and his aim is it to play his music in every capital of the world. In this case it caught my special attention since he brought his grand piano along…

Personal Emotional Mobility

Check out Mikael Colville-Andersen’s amazing speach about Urban Cycling to understand the meaning of the headline: Personal Emotional Mobility. Not just that he point’s out how to market urban cycling and elaborates on the true value and meaning of being out in the city flowing around on a bicycle (shoulder to shoulder with your fellow citizens)…

One year of urban biking in Berlin

This morning I joined a seminar with Till Nagel. One of his amazing projects was a little gift to his mother, where he mapped his monthly bike ride – visualized a little postcard from the data an sent it back to his mother. Nice! Check out his amazing work on urban data visualizations at tillnagel.com

Fucked up streets for arts sake!

Cold winter seasons harm serious damage to the streets every year. As the streets age, their conditions get worse rapidly. Deep cracks draw through the pavement, and cause deep wholes. The artists from http://www.mypotholes.com made me grin. With a different point of view, they transform damaged streets into charming, artsy scenes. The city is a playground and…