Measuring, marking, mapping, erecting and demolishing are processes of negotiations. Its results are not fix but can be renegotiated any time. Thes same is true for public space. The book documents projects, which Dellbrügge & de Moll have realized between 2007 and 2010 in Oslo, Berlin, Hamburg and São Paulo. It discusses forms of appropriation and use of urban territories, experimental games of city planning, scenarios of squatting, strategies to relabel and reuse space, the role of inhabitants and artists as agents of the polis.
Dellbrügge & de Moll
Guerre en forme
ed.: Kunstpalais Erlangen
140 pages, 61 illustrations, hardcover, german/english
Verlag für moderne Kunst, 2010